section .0200 – financial requirements
10A NCAC 23E .0201 APPLYING FOR ALL BENEFITS AND ANNUITIES
(a) Clients shall take all necessary steps to obtain any annuities, pensions, retirement and disability benefits to which they are entitled, unless they have good cause for not doing so.
(b) Good cause is limited to physical or mental incapability to make such effort.
(c) The amount of any verifiable benefits is counted as income to the client if the amount can be determined. If the amount cannot be determined, but the availability is verified, the case shall be denied or terminated for client's failure to cooperate.
History Note: Authority G.S. 108A-54; 42 C.F.R. 435.603;
Eff. September 1, 1984;
Amended Eff. August 1, 1990;
Transferred from 10A NCAC 21B .0309 Eff. May 1, 2012.