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Predetermined Eligible

A child that qualifies as predetermined eligible receives Child Care benefits regardless of the household's income. The household is not responsible for a copayment for this child.


A child qualifies as predetermined eligible by receiving

Since the child already met the income requirements of these programs, it is not necessary reevaluate the household’s income in relation to this child. These children must meet all other conditions of eligibility. These include meeting the age, residence, citizenship or alienage, need factor, and resource requirements.

Policy covers children who are predetermined eligible at 340:40-7-1(1).

What happens if there is a child who qualifies as predetermined eligible and a child who qualifies as income eligible in the same household? The Handbook provides instructions for setting up two separate cases in these situations.
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