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Aid to Families with Dependent Children
Although a local welfare agency may appoint a temporary payee when it appears that assistance payments are not being used for the best interest of the dependent children, the failure to give timely prior notice of the change in payment procedure to the recipient invalidates the appointment. Decision: 1 N.J.A.R. 148
Where a notice of ineligibility for benefits is mailed to an address provided by the applicant as her home address, a presumption arises that the notice has been properly received and the petitioner had failed to meet her burden of rebut- ting that presumption by a showing that the letter had never been received. Decision: 2 N.J.A.R. 443
A series of letters to a hospital constitutes sufficient notice that it was being denied Medicaid reimbursement. Decision: 3 N.J.A.R. 351
Civil Service Charges
Service of a duplicate notice of disciplinary action and another copy of charges after the resolution of pending criminal charges meets the notice requirements of N.J.S.A. 40A:14-147. Decision: 7 N.J.A.R. 072
The Doctrine of Collateral Estoppel bars the assertion of any defense to Civil Service charges where the individual has been convicted of a disorderly persons offense arising out of the same set of facts. Decision: 2 N.J.A.R. 009