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Additional HIP RFA Questions

Additional questions and answers for the HIP request for application issued in March 2010.

Resource | FAQs/Q&As

Additional HIP RFA Questions

Additional questions and answers for the HIP request for application issued in March 2010.

Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2013-0034

Additional HIP RFA Questions

Additional questions and answers for the HIP request for application issued in March 2010.

Resource | FAQs/Q&As

HIP RFA Conference Call Questions from the February 25, 2010 Q&A Session and Additional Questions Received After the Call

Conference Call Questions from the Feb. 25, 2010 Q&A Session. 

Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2010-0036

FNS FY 2010 Request for Applications for Direct Certification Grants Questions and Answers

FNS has provided the following answers to questions submitted by potential Direct Certification grant applicants to clarify instructions in the grant application process.

Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2010-0023

Merit Staff Questions and Answers Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

A number of states and regional offices have approached FNS with further questions about the use of non-merit staff in the SNAP application and recertification process. These questions primarily revolved around the use of temporary non-merit staff and staff funded with non-SNAP funds. The following Questions and Answers are meant to further clarify questions raised by states and regional offices and also expand upon prior guidance.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2010-0022

Correction to Categorical Eligibility Question and Answers Issued 12/15/09

We would like to issue a correction on question 11 from the Questions and Answers on categorical eligibility that were issued on Dec. 15, 2009. The answer incorrectly states that the entire household is no longer categorically eligible if any member of a categorically eligible household fails to comply with work registration, job search, voluntary quit, workfare, or monthly reporting requirements. 

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2010-0019

Q&As on Extending Categorical Eligibility to Additional Children in a Household

This memorandum provides questions and answers relating to policy memorandum SP38 CACFP08 SFSP07-2009, Extending Categorical Eligibility to Additional Children in a Household, dated Aug. 27, 2009.

SP25 CACFP11 SFSP10-2010
Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2010-0015

The Department of Defense Appropriations Bill Clarification to Administrative Funding Question

Attached is the second set of question and answers in response to issues raised by the states through various discussions, concerning Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program funding through the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2010.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2010-0002

Federal Support for Enrollment and Application Processing Costs

Under Secretary Kevin Concannon sent a letter to all state SNAP Commissioners on Nov. 20, 2009 setting forth the Department's concern that outsourcing functions of the SNAP intake and application process has resulted in more complex and cumbersome enrollment procedures that have not furthered the mission of the program.