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Expected to Work/Barriers to Full Employment Policy & Procedures

Published Date: December 04, 2007
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05 Limited/Ineligible Groups

Fine Option Program (FOP)


Benefits are not provided to pay for babysitting, travel, or any other expense incurred while working off the fine.


Income Support (IS) benefits are granted only if FOP participation does not interfere with the obligation to seek, accept, and maintain employment. Clients substantiate they are willing and able to accept and maintain employment by signing the Service Plan. Normally clients are able to re-negotiate hours to evening and weekend participation if required.

IS does not pay court-ordered fines for persons who do not participate in the FOP.