461-180-0006     Effective 09/27/22
Effective Dates; Changes for Cases in the Simplified Reporting System (SRS); SNAP

In the SNAP program, and only as allowed under OAR 461-170-0103:

  1. The effective date of a change based on a complete (see OAR 461-170-0101) Periodic Report form is:

    1. The first day of the month following the continued due month (see OAR 461-170-0101);

    2. The first day of the month following the due month (see OAR 461-170-0101) if there is time to send a continuing benefit decision notice (see OAR 461-001-0000); or

    3. If the change causes benefits to close, the last day of the continued due month.

  2. The effective date of a change not based on a Periodic Report form is as follows:

    1. For a change resulting in an increase in benefits, the effective date is determined in accordance with OAR 461-180-0010 and 461-180-0020.
    2. For a change resulting in a decrease in benefits, the effective date for reducing benefits is the first of the month following the month in which the decision notice period ends.
    3. For a change resulting in a closure of benefits, the effective date is the last day of the month in which the notice period ends.

Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS 409.010, 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.816, 411.825, 411.837

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