Release Notes: Item 1306-02

Ability to Benefit

This release replaces recent items 1302-02, 1303-01 and 1304-03 to complete modifications to COD reporting logic for compliance with COD Ability To Benefit (ATB) reporting regulations which took effect 3/1/2013. For the 2013-14 year, COD is requiring an ATB code for all students and has added values 06 (High School diploma) and 07 (GED). For all processing years the values 03 (State process) and 05 (Other) are no longer supported. When this item has been applied, the following functionality should be in place for COD reporting of Direct loans, Pell grants and TEACH grants: