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Program Policy: Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI)

Published on: 4/11/2017 4:45 PM

This page contains all of the policy documents related to the Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI). To open a document, click the underlined text in the "Name" column. Clicking the buttons below will scroll the page down to the Update and Policy Interpretation sections.

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Handbook Chapters

ca.bkixCAPI Handbook Index
ca.bktocCAPI Handbook Table of Contents
cachap01Chapter 1: Program Description
cachap02Chapter 2: Application Process
cachap03Chapter 3: Basic Eligibility
cachap04Chapter 4: SSI/SSP
cachap05Chapter 5: Reserved for Future Use
cachap06Chapter 6: Residency
cachap07Chapter 7: Resources
cachap08Chapter 8: Budgeting
cachap09Chapter 9: Income
cachap10Chapter 10: Living Arrangements
cachap11Chapter 11: Sponsorship
cachap12Chapter 12: Immigration Status
cachap13Chapter 13: Overpayments/Underpayments
cachap14Chapter 14: Interim Assistance/Reimbursement (IAR)
cachap15Chapter 15: Inter County Transfers
cachap16Chapter 16: CAPI Redeterminations


Handbook Updates

ca17-03.updUpdate 17-03: Application Process
ca17-02.updUpdate 17-02: Clarification of PRUCOL Categories for CAPI Purposes
ca17-01.updUpdate 17-01: Sponsor Statement of Facts Income and Resources (SOC 860)- Revised Form and Usage Clarification
ca16-02.updUpdate 16-02: Indigence Exception Determination
ca16-01.updUpdate 16-01: Eligibility- Citizens of Marshall Island, Federated States of Micronesia and Republic of Palau
ca15-02.updUpdate 15-02: Completion of the form "Authorization for Reimbursement of Interim Assistance Initial Claim or Posteligibility Case" (SSP 14)
ca15-01.updUpdate 15-01: Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI) and Interim Assistance Reimbursement (IAR) Computations
ca14-02.updUpdate 14-02: CAPI Redeterminations
ca14-01.updUpdate 14-01: CAPI Conditional Benefits After Naturalization
ca13-01.updUpdate 13-01: Clarification of the Indigence Exception Rules
ca12-01.updUpdate 12-01: Termination of the Requirement to Refer CAPI Clients to SSI Advocacy
ca11-04.updUpdate 11-04: CAPI Eligibility for CalWORKs Clients [Chapter 3]
ca11-03.updUpdate 11-03: Process for CAPI Reduction Payment Standards Effective July 1, 2011
ca11-02.updUpdate 11-02: Disability Evaluations and Referrals to Disability Determination Service Division (DDSD) and State CAPI/SSI Reports
ca11-01.updUpdate 11-01: Suspension of the 2011 Cost-Of-Living-Adjustment (COLA) for Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI)
ca10-04.updUpdate 10-04: Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI) Clarification on Date of Application and Beginning Date of Aid
ca10-03.updUpdate 10-03: Handbook Revisions to Chapters 2, 3, 6, 11, 13 and 16
ca10-02.updUpdate 10-02: CAPI Clients Excluded from Sponsor Deeming
ca10-01.updUpdate 10-01: CAPI Resources
ca09-03.updUpdate 09-03: Inter County Transfer Information Change for Contra Costa County [Chapter 15]
ca09-02.updUpdate 09-02: Clarification on CAPI PRUCOL Cases
ca09-01.updUpdate 09-01: Handbook Revisions to Chapters 2, 3 and 11
ca08-02.updUpdate 08-02: Revisions to Interim Assistance Reimbursement (IAR) Forms
ca08-01.updUpdate 08-01: Conditional CAPI for Naturalized U.S. Citizens
ca07-03.updUpdate 07-03: January 2008 COLA for Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI)
ca07-02.updUpdate 07-02: Miscellaneous Handbook Revisions: Chapters 13, 14 and 15
ca07-01.updUpdate 07-01: Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI) Ten (10) Year Deeming Requirement
ca04-02.updUpdate 04-02: Errata to CAPI Handbook Update # 2000-01, Conversion
ca04-01.updUpdate 04-01: Medi-Cal Case Weights for Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI)
ca03-06.updUpdate 03-06: Income
ca03-05.updUpdate 03-05: Basic Eligibility
ca03-04.updUpdate 03-04: Social Security Income (SSI) Advocacy Unit
ca03-03.updUpdate 03-03: Living Arrangements
ca03-02.updUpdate 03-02: CAPI Redeterminations (Redets)
ca03-01.updUpdate 03-01: CAPI Statement of Facts (SOC 814) and Application Process
ca02-04.updUpdate 02-04: Indigence Exception Rule
ca02-03.updUpdate 02-03: Sponsorship
ca02-02.updUpdate 02-02: Inter-County Transfer Clarification
ca02-01.updUpdate 02-01: Residency, Budgeting, and Immigration Status


Policy Interpretations

ca12-01.piPolicy Interpretation 12-01: CAPI Eligibility for Holders of "Special Immigrant Visas"
ca11-02.piPolicy Interpretation 11-02: CAPI Eligibility for Clients who are Victims of Human Trafficking (T Visa) or Serious Crimes (U Visa)
ca11-01.piPolicy Interpretation 11-01: CAPI Eligibility for CalWORKs Clients and Verification Requirement for Disability-Based CAPI
ca09-01.piPolicy Interpretation 09-01: Indigent CAPI Clients Living in the Sponsor's Property
ca08-01.piPolicy Interpretation 08-01: SSI/SSP
ca04-01.piPolicy Interpretation 04-01: Foster Grandparent Program