as introduced - 92nd Legislature (2021 - 2022) Posted on 02/25/2022 10:20am
A bill for an act
relating to human services; modifying housing support countable income; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256I.03, subdivision 7.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 256I.03, subdivision 7, is amended to read:
"Countable income" means all income received by an
applicant or recipient as described under section 256P.06, less any applicable exclusions or
disregards. For a recipient of any cash benefit from the SSI program, countable income
meansnew text beginnew text end the SSI benefit limit in effect at the time the person is a recipient of
housing support, less the medical assistance personal needs allowance under section 256B.35.
If the SSI limit or benefit is reduced for a person due to events other than receipt of additional
income, countable income means actual income less any applicable exclusions and disregards.