NIEM Progression 5

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A set of programs for which a person may be considered for eligibility.

hs:Eligibility holds other objects.

hs:Eligibility can hold any of these following objects, starting with the most specific and becoming more generic as you move down the list:


A service for which a person is eligible.

Holds code table entries.


True if a client receives TANF Assistance or if their assets count; false otherwise.

Holds true/false values.


A former assistance.

Holds text.


A number of countable months that a client has received TANF Benefits as an adult.

Holds numbers.