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State food stamp policy choices under welfare reform : findings of 1997 50-state survey


Author:
Gabor, Vivian., Botsko, Chris., United States Food and Nutrition Service. Office of Analysis and Evaluation., and Health Systems Research, Inc
Year:
1998
Subject:
United States. -- Personality Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996, Food stamps -- Goverment policy -- United States -- States, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, issues and policy, and United States
Abstract:
Study reports on state choices made for: implementation of new food stamp policy that imposes time limits and work requirements for able bodied adults without dependents; food stamp sanctions; treatment of drug felons; databases used to verify client information; state-funded food assistance programs for legal immigrants; and changes in coordination of the food stamp and TANF application process.
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service, Office of Analysis and Evaluation
Collection:
USDA publications