CHAPTER 13a

TREATMENT OF FEDERAL PAYMENTS UNDER
STATE OR LOCAL PROGRAMS

Table of Contents

Sec. 1-141. Treatment of payments made under Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 to applicants for or recipients of state or local benefits, services or tax relief.

Sec. 1-141a. Treatment of payments made under American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to applicants for or recipients of state or local benefits, services or tax relief.

Sec. 1-141b. Treatment of payments made under Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to applicants for or recipients of state or local benefits, services or tax relief.

Secs. 1-142 to 1-199. Reserved


Sec. 1-141. Treatment of payments made under Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 to applicants for or recipients of state or local benefits, services or tax relief. (a) Any payment made pursuant to Public Law 110-185, the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008, to an individual who is an applicant for or recipient of benefits or services under any state or local program financed in whole or in part with state funds, that provides such benefits or services based on need, shall not be counted as income, nor shall any such payment be counted as resources for the month of receipt or the following two months, for the purpose of determining the individual’s or any other individual’s eligibility for such benefits or services or the amount of such benefits or services.

(b) Any such payment shall not be counted as income for purposes of determining the eligibility for, or the benefit level of, such individual under any property tax exemption, property tax credit or rental rebate program financed in whole or in part with state funds, nor shall such payment be counted as income for purposes of any property tax relief program that a municipality may, at its option, offer.

(P.A. 09-1, S. 28.)

History: P.A. 09-1 effective January 15, 2009.

Sec. 1-141a. Treatment of payments made under American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to applicants for or recipients of state or local benefits, services or tax relief. (a) Any payment made pursuant to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, P.L. 111-5, to an individual who is an applicant for or recipient of benefits or services under any state or local program financed in whole or in part with state funds that provides such benefits or services based on need shall not be counted as income, nor shall any such payment be counted as resources for the month of receipt or the following two months, for the purpose of determining the individual’s or any other individual’s eligibility for such benefits or services or the amount of such benefits or services.

(b) Any such payment shall not be counted as income for purposes of determining the eligibility for, or the benefit level of, such individual under any property tax exemption, property tax credit or rental rebate program financed in whole or in part with state funds, nor shall such payment be counted as income for purposes of any property tax relief program that a municipality may, at its option, offer.

(P.A. 09-3, S. 4.)

History: P.A. 09-3 effective April 15, 2009.

Sec. 1-141b. Treatment of payments made under Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to applicants for or recipients of state or local benefits, services or tax relief. (a) Any payment made pursuant to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, P.L. 111-148, to an individual who is an applicant for or recipient of benefits or services under any state or local program financed in whole or in part with state funds that provides such benefits or services based on need shall not be counted as income, nor shall any such payment be counted as resources for the month of receipt or the following two months, for the purpose of determining the individual’s or any other individual’s eligibility for such benefits or services or the amount of such benefits or services.

(b) Any such payment shall not be counted as income for purposes of determining the eligibility for, or the benefit level of, such individual under any property tax exemption, property tax credit or rental rebate program financed in whole or in part with state funds, nor shall such payment be counted as income for purposes of any property tax relief program that a municipality may, at its option, offer.

(P.A. 10-179, S. 36.)

History: P.A. 10-179 effective May 7, 2010.

Secs. 1-142 to 1-199. Reserved for future use.