Oregon Department of Human Services, Self-Sufficiency Programs
Citizenship and Alien Status Requirements
Except as provided in section (5) of this rule, in all programs except the CAWEM, ERDC, REF, and REFM programs, to be a member of a benefit group (see OAR 461-110-0750 (Benefit Group)) an individual must meet the requirements of at least one of the following subsections:
In the ERDC program, the need group (see OAR 461-110-0630 (Need Group)) and benefit group must include a child who meets the requirements of section (1) of this rule except that:
For children enrolled in programs that are subject to Head Start Performance Standards and are supported by both Head Start and CCDF funds, parents must submit verification of Head Start enrollment in lieu of other documentation; and
For children in contracted programs, a Head Start eligibility checklist may be used as verification.
In the REF and REFM programs, to be a member of the need group and the benefit group an individual must meet the alien status requirements of OAR 461-120-0125 (Alien Status).