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Office of Children, Youth, and Family Services

Health and Human Services
     Office of Children, Youth, and Family Services
         Office for Refugees and Immigrants
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Low-Income Citizenship Program  
   4003-0122   For a program to assist those legal non-citizens in becoming citizens of the United States who will be eligible for citizenship within three years; provided, that persons who would qualify for benefits under chapter 118A of the General Laws but for their status as legal non-citizens shall be accorded the highest priority for the provision of services; and provided further, that persons who currently receive state-funded benefits which could be replaced in whole or in part by federally-funded benefits if such persons become citizens, shall be accorded priority for the provision of services 0 500,000
 Established appropriation to fund new initiative.