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SOCIAL ASSISTANCE - Entitlement - Disabled persons - Refusal to provide assistance - Social assistance boards and commissions - Powers

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 @ 08:21 AM  

Appeal by Marano from a 2015 decision of the Social Benefits Tribunal refusing to order the Director to pay him disability benefits from the date of his original application for benefits in 2012. In 2012, the Director had dismissed the appellant’s original application for benefits for failing to provide sufficient information to prove that he met the financial eligibility criteria of the program. The appellant successfully appealed that decision to the Tribunal in 2013. The Director then determined that the appellant was ineligible for disability benefits...