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Feasibility of Tribal Administration of Federal Nutrition Assistance Programs

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Report to Congress
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PDF Icon Final report (2.77 MB)

Section 4004 of the Agricultural Act of 2014 required a study to determine the feasibility of Indian Tribal Organizations (ITOs) administering federal nutrition assistance programs in lieu of state agencies. This study presents broad general findings regarding tribal interest in administering nutrition assistance programs, ability to administer all or parts of these programs, and potential challenges.

Page updated: September 07, 2023