Oregon Department of Human Services, Self-Sufficiency Programs Rule Rule 461-180-0120 Effective Dates; Removing an Individual The effective date for removing an individual from a benefit group (see OAR 461-110-0750 (Benefit Group)) is one of the following: (1)If the individual has left the benefit group in the current budget month because they are ineligible, disqualified, or have left the household, the effective date is: (a)The first of the month after the notice period (see OAR 461-175-0050 (Notice Period)) ends, if the change will reduce benefits. (b)The last day of the month in which the notice period ends, if the change will end benefits. (2)If the individual is reasonably expected to leave the household next month, the effective date is the later of the following: (a)The first of the month following the month in which the individual leaves the household group (see OAR 461-110-0210 (Household Group)), if the change will reduce benefits. (b)The end of the month in which the individual is expected to leave the household group, if the change will end benefits. (3)When an individual in a benefit group of more than one individual dies, the effective date of the closure or reduction in benefits is one of the following: (a) In the ERDC, REF, REFM, SNAP, and TANF programs, the last day of the month in which the timely continuing benefit decision notice (see OAR 461-001-0000 (Definitions for Chapter 461)) notice period ends under OAR 461-175-0050 (Notice Period). (b)For all programs not covered by subsection (a) of this section, the date of the individual’s death.