Cash, SNAP, and Medical Manual

Helping Families. Supporting Communities. Empowering Individuals.

revised textLAST UPDATE 02/19/2020 Manual Release: MR #20.09: Increase to TANF Initial Employment Deduction (IED)

Manual Release: MR #20.08: AABD Grant Adjustment and Shelter Care Rate Increase

Manual Release: MR #20.07: 2020 Irrevocable Prepaid Burial Limit

Policy Memo: Clarification on Ending SNAP E&T Sanctions Effective Date 

Manual Release: MR #20.06: SNAP Medical Standard Change and Allowable Medical Deductions

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