CA Welf & Inst Code Section 18901.10

To the extent permitted by federal law, and subject to the limitation in subdivision (c), each county welfare department shall, if appropriate, exempt a household from complying with face-to-face interview requirements for purposes of determining eligibility at initial application and recertification, according to the following:


The county welfare department shall screen each household’s need for exemption status at application and recertification.


A person eligible for an exemption under this section may request a face-to-face interview to establish initial eligibility or to comply with recertification requirements .


Nothing in this section shall limit a county’s ability to require an applicant or recipient to make a personal appearance at a county welfare department office if the applicant or recipient no longer qualifies for an exemption or for other good cause.
Last Updated

Aug. 19, 2023

§ 18901.10’s source at ca​.gov