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43 Pa. Code § 5.5. Review of applications.

§ 5.5. Review of applications.

 (a)  The Bureau will examine applications on behalf of the Commission and make an initial determination to grant or deny Veterans’ Emergency Assistance for 1 month.

 (b)  The Bureau will notify the official submitting the application of approval or denial and notify the applicant of approval through receipt of the first check.

 (c)  An applicant is not eligible to receive a first Veterans’ Emergency Assistance check until the Bureau has verified that the applicant is eligible. The verification shall include certification that the applicant is not receiving monetary assistance under the Public Welfare Code (62 P. S. § §  101—1411) made prior to receipt of the application by the Bureau.


   The provisions of this §  5.5 issued under the Military Code, 51 Pa.C.S. §  1704(7).


   The provisions of this §  5.5 adopted August 23, 1991, effective August 24, 1991, 21 Pa.B. 3813.

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