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Impact of the legalization program on the food stamp program


Author:
Mosteller, Kristen A., Sykes, Julie., United States Department of Agriculture. Food and Consumer Service. Office of Analysis and Evaluation., and Phoenix Planning & Evaluation, Ltd
Year:
1995
Subject:
Food stamps -- United States, Emigration and immigration law -- United States, laws and regulations, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, immigration, and United States
Abstract:
This report was conducted to obtain information about how a group of immigrants legalized by the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 has affected participation and costs in the Food Stamp Program. Discusses the background and motivation for study; the research methodology; the characteristics of the legalized population and characteristics of legalized eligibles; the number and characteristics of legalized alien households and individuals participating in the Food Stamp Program; etc.
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Food and Consumer Service, Office of Analysis and Evaluation
Collection:
USDA publications