OCPD: Income Eligibility Guidelines 2014-2015

Income Eligibility Guidelines


 
Misdemeanor and Youthful Offender (misdemeanor)

Felony

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

Income Eligibility Guidelines for 2014-2015. These guidelines were adopted by the Public Defender Services Commission on July 1, 2014.

The income guidelines reflect the increase in the federal poverty guideline for 2014, 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

$17,505

Accused with one dependent

$23,595

Accused with two dependent

$29,685

Accused with three dependent

$35,775

Each additional dependent

$6,090
   

 
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

$23,340

Accused with one dependent

$31,460

Accused with two dependent

$39,580

Accused with three dependent

$47,700

Each additional dependent

$8,120
   

   

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

$31,460

Dual Parent Household and Juvenile

$39,580

Each Additional Parental Dependent

$8,120
   
   




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