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EBT data privacy issues for food benefit programs


Author:
Casey, Joseph T., Price Waterhouse (Firm), Office of Government Services., United States, Food and Nutrition Service., and Office of Analysis and Evaluation.
Source:
USDA
Year:
1994
Subject:
Food relief, Data processing, Electronic benefits transfers, Privacy, Right of, Public records, Access control, WIC Program, and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Abstract:
This report reflects what was learned from a roundtable discussion among privacy and other experts, summarizes existing privacy protections in electronic benefits transfer systems used in the Food Stamp Program, the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants, and Children, etc., and suggests strategies for continued and enhanced privacy protections as EBT expands.
Language:
English
Publisher:
The Office
Collection:
USDA publications
Permanent URL:
http://handle.nal.usda.gov/10113/46574