(a) For the purpose of Sec. 264.1(b)(1)(iii) of this chapter, WtW cash assistance only includes benefits that:
(1) Meet the definition of assistance at Sec. 260.31; and
(2) Are directed at basic needs.
(b) Thus, it includes benefits described in paragraphs (a)(1) and (a)(2) of Sec. 260.31, but excludes benefits described in paragraph (a)(3) of Sec. 260.31.
(c) It only includes benefits identified in paragraphs (a) and (b) of this section when they are provided in the form of cash payments, checks, reimbursements, electronic funds transfers, or any other form that can legally be converted to currency.