OCPD: Income Eligibility Guidelines 2013-2014

Income Eligibility Guidelines


 
Misdemeanor and Youthful Offender (misdemeanor)

Felony

Youthful Offender (felony), Juvenile Matters, Family Matters and Child Protection 

Income Eligibility Guidelines for 2013-2014. These guidelines were adopted by the Public Defender Services Commission on June 4, 2013.

The income guidelines reflect the increase in the federal poverty guideline for 2013, 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

$17,235

Accused with one dependent

$23,265

Accused with two dependent

$29,295

Accused with three dependent

$35,325

Each additional dependent

$6,030
   

 
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

$22,980

Accused with one dependent

$31,020

Accused with two dependent

$39,060

Accused with three dependent

$47,100

Each additional dependent

$8,040
   

   

Youthful Offender (felony), Juvenile Matters, Family 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

$31,020

Dual Parent Household and Juvenile

$39,060

Each Additional Parental Dependent

$8,040
   
   




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