Form DFA377.10 "Food Stamp Notice of Denial/Disqualification (Failure to Meet the Food Stamp Program Work Rules)" - California

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This is a legal form that was released by the California Department of Social Services - a government authority operating within California. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

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  • Released on June 1, 2004;
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FOOD STAMP NOTICE OF
STATE OF CALIFORNIA
COUNTY OF
HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
DENIAL/DISQUALIFICATION
Notice Date :
Case
(Failure to meet the Food Stamp Program
Name
:
work rules)
Number
:
Worker
Name
:
Number
:
Telephone :
Address :
(ADDRESSEE)
Questions? Ask your Worker.
State Hearing: If you think this action is wrong, you can
ask for a hearing. The back of this page tells how. Your
benefits may not be changed if you ask for a hearing
before this action takes place.
The county is taking the following action because __________ did not
TO BE EXCUSED FROM THE WORK RULES, YOU MUST BE
follow the Food Stamp Program work rules (listed below).
Under 16 or 60 years of age or older;
16 or 17 and not the head of your food stamp household;
You are
Denied /
Disqualified for 1
3
r 6
months.
Physically or mentally unfit for employment;
Meeting the CalWORKs Welfare-to-Work rules;
The penalty will end on ________________________ .
(DATE)
Caring for a child under six or an injured or sick person;
The amount of your household’s food stamps will be changed from
Participating in an alcohol or drug treatment program that keeps you
$ ____________ to $ ____________.
from working 30 hours or more a week.
Getting or have applied for Unemployment Insurance benefits.
REASON YOU WILL NO LONGER GET FOOD STAMPS IS BECAUSE
Employed or self-employed at least 30 hours per week or receiving
YOU FAILED TO MEET ONE OF THE WORK RULES BELOW, YOU DID
weekly earnings at least equal to the federal minimum wage multiplied
NOT;
by 30 hours;
Going to school at least half-time;
Register for work.
HERE’S HOW TO GET FOOD STAMPS BACK
Keep your job or keep working at least 30 hours a week.
Starting ___________________ , you can get food stamps if you are
Par ticipate in a workfare, job search, or other work related
assignment.
eligible, and agree to meet the Food Stamp Program work rules.
Give the county information about your work history if you are able to
If you become excused from the Food Stamp Program work rules, you
work.
may apply at any time. (see excused list above).
Report to an employer for work.
COMMENTS
Accept a good job offer.
Par ticipate in the Unemployment Insurance Program work
requirement.
Par ticipate in the CalWORKs Welfare to Work Program work
requirement.
Please call us if you think you have a reason for not meeting
the work rule.
HOW TO KEEP FROM LOSING YOUR FOOD STAMPS
By ________________________ , you must
(DATE)
Show verbal or written proof that you are meeting the Food Stamp
Program work rules.
Have a good reason for not meeting the work rule.
Be excused (see the following list).
RULES: These rules apply. You may review them at your welfare office.
MPP Section
42-721;
63-407;
63-408;
Other:____________________ .
DFA 377.10 (6/04) REQUIRED FORM - SUBSTITUTES PERMITTED
FOOD STAMP NOTICE OF
STATE OF CALIFORNIA
COUNTY OF
HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
DENIAL/DISQUALIFICATION
Notice Date :
Case
(Failure to meet the Food Stamp Program
Name
:
work rules)
Number
:
Worker
Name
:
Number
:
Telephone :
Address :
(ADDRESSEE)
Questions? Ask your Worker.
State Hearing: If you think this action is wrong, you can
ask for a hearing. The back of this page tells how. Your
benefits may not be changed if you ask for a hearing
before this action takes place.
The county is taking the following action because __________ did not
TO BE EXCUSED FROM THE WORK RULES, YOU MUST BE
follow the Food Stamp Program work rules (listed below).
Under 16 or 60 years of age or older;
16 or 17 and not the head of your food stamp household;
You are
Denied /
Disqualified for 1
3
r 6
months.
Physically or mentally unfit for employment;
Meeting the CalWORKs Welfare-to-Work rules;
The penalty will end on ________________________ .
(DATE)
Caring for a child under six or an injured or sick person;
The amount of your household’s food stamps will be changed from
Participating in an alcohol or drug treatment program that keeps you
$ ____________ to $ ____________.
from working 30 hours or more a week.
Getting or have applied for Unemployment Insurance benefits.
REASON YOU WILL NO LONGER GET FOOD STAMPS IS BECAUSE
Employed or self-employed at least 30 hours per week or receiving
YOU FAILED TO MEET ONE OF THE WORK RULES BELOW, YOU DID
weekly earnings at least equal to the federal minimum wage multiplied
NOT;
by 30 hours;
Going to school at least half-time;
Register for work.
HERE’S HOW TO GET FOOD STAMPS BACK
Keep your job or keep working at least 30 hours a week.
Starting ___________________ , you can get food stamps if you are
Par ticipate in a workfare, job search, or other work related
assignment.
eligible, and agree to meet the Food Stamp Program work rules.
Give the county information about your work history if you are able to
If you become excused from the Food Stamp Program work rules, you
work.
may apply at any time. (see excused list above).
Report to an employer for work.
COMMENTS
Accept a good job offer.
Par ticipate in the Unemployment Insurance Program work
requirement.
Par ticipate in the CalWORKs Welfare to Work Program work
requirement.
Please call us if you think you have a reason for not meeting
the work rule.
HOW TO KEEP FROM LOSING YOUR FOOD STAMPS
By ________________________ , you must
(DATE)
Show verbal or written proof that you are meeting the Food Stamp
Program work rules.
Have a good reason for not meeting the work rule.
Be excused (see the following list).
RULES: These rules apply. You may review them at your welfare office.
MPP Section
42-721;
63-407;
63-408;
Other:____________________ .
DFA 377.10 (6/04) REQUIRED FORM - SUBSTITUTES PERMITTED
TO ASK FOR A HEARING:
YOUR HEARING RIGHTS
Fill out this page.
You have the right to ask for a hearing if you disagree with
Make a copy of the front and back of this page for your records.
any county action. You have only 90 days to ask for a
If you ask, your worker will get you a copy of this page.
hearing. The 90 days started the day after the county gave or
Send or take this page to:
mailed you this notice. If you have good cause as to why
you were not able to file for a hearing within the 90 days, you
may still file for a hearing. If you provide good cause, a
hearing may still be scheduled.
OR
If you ask for a hearing before an action on Cash Aid,
Call toll free: 1-800-952-5253 or for hearing or speech impaired
Medi-Cal, CalFresh, or Child Care takes place:
who use TDD, 1-800-952-8349.
Your Cash Aid or Medi-Cal will stay the same while you wait for a
To Get Help: You can ask about your hearing rights or for a legal
hearing.
aid referral at the toll-free state phone numbers listed above. You
Your Child Care Services may stay the same while you wait for a
may get free legal help at your local legal aid or welfare rights office.
hearing.
Your CalFresh benefits will stay the same until the hearing or the
end of your certification period, whichever is earlier.
If the hearing decision says we are right, you will owe us for any
extra Cash Aid, CalFresh or Child Care Services you got.
To let
If you do not want to go to the hearing alone, you can bring a
us lower or stop your benefits before the hearing, check below:
friend or someone with you.
Yes, lower or stop:
Cash Aid
CalFresh
HEARING REQUEST
Child Care
I want a hearing due to an action by the Welfare Department
of ________________________________ County about my:
While You Wait for a Hearing Decision for:
n
n
n
Cash Aid
CalFresh
Medi-Cal
Welfare to Work:
n
Other (list)___________________________________________
You do not have to take part in the activities.
Here's Why: ____________________________________________
You may receive child care payments for employment and for
activities approved by the county before this notice.
_______________________________________________________
If we told you your other supportive services payments will stop, you
_______________________________________________________
will not get any more payments, even if you go to your activity.
If we told you we will pay your other supportive services, they will be
_______________________________________________________
paid in the amount and in the way we told you in this notice.
_______________________________________________________
To get those supportive services, you must go to the activity the
county told you to attend.
_______________________________________________________
If the amount of supportive services the county pays while you
n
wait for a hearing decision is not enough to allow you to
If you need more space, check here and add a page.
participate, you can stop going to the activity.
n
I need the state to provide me with an interpreter at no cost to me.
(A relative or friend cannot interpret for you at the hearing.)
Cal-Learn:
You cannot participate in the Cal-Learn Program if we told you
My language or dialect is: ____________________________
we cannot serve you.
NAME OF PERSON WHOSE BENEFITS WERE DENIED, CHANGED OR STOPPED
We will only pay for Cal-Learn supportive services for an
approved activity.
BIRTH DATE
PHONE NUMBER
STREET ADDRESS
OTHER INFORMATION
Medi-Cal Managed Care Plan Members: The action on this notice may stop
CITY
STATE
ZIP CODE
you from getting services from your managed care health plan. You may wish
to contact your health plan membership services if you have questions.
SIGNATURE
DATE
Child and/or Medical Support: The local child support agency will help
NAME OF PERSON COMPLETING THIS FORM
PHONE NUMBER
collect support at no cost even if you are not on cash aid. If they now collect
support for you, they will keep doing so unless you tell them in writing to stop.
n
I want the person named below to represent me at this
They will send you current support money collected but will keep past due
money collected that is owed to the county.
hearing. I give my permission for this person to see my
records or go to the hearing for me. (This person can be a
Family Planning: Your welfare office will give you information when you ask
friend or relative but cannot interpret for you.)
for it.
Hearing File: If you ask for a hearing, the State Hearing Division will set up a
NAME
PHONE NUMBER
file. You have the right to see this file before your hearing and to get a copy of
the county's written position on your case at least two days before the hearing.
STREET ADDRESS
The state may give your hearing file to the Welfare Department and the U.S.
Departments of Health and Human Services and Agriculture.
(W&I Code
CITY
STATE
ZIP CODE
Sections 10850 and 10950.)
NA BACK 9 (REPLACES NA BACK 8 AND EP 5) (REVISED 4/2013) - REQUIRED FORM - NO SUBSTITUTE PERMITTED
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