MR #09.30: The Food Stamp Program is renamed the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

9/25/2009

MR #09.30: The Food Stamp Program is renamed the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Summary:

  • The Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 changed the name of the Food Stamp Program to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).
  • References to the Food Stamp Program, including FS, are updated in the Introduction and Chapter 01 of the Online Manual with this release. 
  • Forms will be updated when they come up for revision or as manual references are updated.
  • System references in AIS, ACM, IPACS, Internet, and OneNet will be changed ongoing.
  • A flyer is provided for display in the FCRC.