Stepparents living in the household are required to be included in the assistance unit. However, if a stepparent is not in the assistance unit due to disqualification or ineligibility, you must deem his/her income to the assistance unit. Follow the provisions of 0016.03 (Income From Disqualified Unit Members), 0016.15 (Income From Ineligible Parents), 0016.18 (Income of Inel. Parent/Guard. of Minor Crgvr) to deem income of stepparents.
See 0016.33 (Income of Ineligible Non-Citizens), 0016.36 (Income of Ineligible Students).
No provisions for considering stepparent's income available to stepchildren. See 0016.06 (Income From Ineligible Spouse of Unit Member), 0016.27 (Income From Spouses Who Choose Not to Apply).
Do not consider a stepparent's income available to adult stepchildren.