10A NCAC 43D .0408       WAITING LIST

(a)  If a local WIC agency is serving its maximum caseload or spending its maximum food money and additional participants cannot be issued food instruments, a waiting list must be established in accordance with 7 C.F.R. 246.7.

(b)  Local WIC agencies maintaining a waiting list shall continue to provide WIC program benefits to all individuals enrolled in the program until the expiration of their certification period.

(c)  Local WIC agencies shall enroll individuals in a manner which ensures that applicants in a higher priority group are first given an opportunity to receive food instruments in accordance with 7 C.F.R. 246.7(e)(4) which is incorporated by reference with all subsequent amendments and editions.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A-361;

Eff. July 1, 1981;

Amended Eff. October 1, 2009; November 1, 1990; July 1, 1989.