OCPD: Income Eligibility Guidelines 2012-2013

Income Eligibility Guidelines


 
Misdemeanor and Youthful Offender (misdemeanor)

Felony

Youthful Offender (felony), Juvenile Matters
and Child Protection
 

Income Eligibility Guidelines for 2012-2013. These guidelines were adopted by the Public Defender Services Commission on June 5, 2012.

The income guidelines reflect the increase in the federal poverty guideline for 2012, and replace the income guidelines currently in use.
 


 

Misdemeanor and Youthful Offender (misdemeanor)
 
An accused, whose gross annual income is at or below the following amounts may be found eligible:
   
If the most serious charge is a Misdemeanor
   
  Gross Annually
   

Accused without dependents

$16,755

Accused with one dependent

$22,695

Accused with two dependent

$28,635

Accused with three dependent

$34,575

Each additional dependent

$5,940
   

 
Felony  
   
An accused, whose gross annual income is at or below the following amounts may be found eligible:
   
If the most serious charge is a Felony
   
  Gross Annually
   

Accused without dependents

$22,340

Accused with one dependent

$30,260

Accused with two dependent

$38,180

Accused with three dependent

$46,100

Each additional dependent

$7,920
   

   

Youthful Offender (felony), Juvenile Matters and Child Protection

   
A prospective client whose parent(s) gross annual income is at or below the following amounts, may be found eligible for representation in any delinquency matter:
   
  Gross Annually
   

Single Parent Household and Juvenile

$30,260

Dual Parent Household and Juvenile

$38,180

Each Additional Parental Dependent

$7,920
   
   




Content Last Modified on 5/31/2012 11:04:46 AM