Resource | Regulations
PART 285—SNAP Provision of a Nutrition Assistance Grant for the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico

This part describes the general terms and conditions under which grant funds shall be provided by the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) to the government of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico for the purpose of designing and conducting a nutrition assistance program for needy persons. The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is authorized to establish eligibility and benefit levels for the nutrition assistance program. In addition, with FNS approval, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico may employ a small proportion of the grant funds to finance projects that the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico believes likely to improve or stimulate agriculture, food production, and food distribution.

Resource | Regulations
PART 282—SNAP Demonstration, Research, and Evaluation Projects

Section 17 of the Act authorizes the Secretary to conduct demonstration, research, and evaluation projects. 

Resource | Regulations
PART 283—SNAP Appeals of Quality Control (QC) Claims

The terms as defined in the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008, as amended, 7 USC 2011-2032, and in the regulations, standards, instructions or orders issued, shall apply with equal force and effect.

Resource | Regulations
PART 277—SNAP Payments of Certain Administrative Costs of State Agencies

This part establishes uniform requirements for the management of administrative funds provided to state agencies and sets forth principles for claiming costs of activities paid with administrative funds under SNAP, and the Food Distribution Program and SNAP on Indian Reservations.

Resource | Regulations
PART 254—Administration of the Food Distribution Program for Indian Households in Oklahoma

This part sets the requirement under which commodities (available under part 250 of this chapter) may be distributed to households residing in FNS service areas in Oklahoma. This part also sets the conditions for administration of the Food Distribution Program by eligible Oklahoma tribes determined capable by the Department.

Resource | Regulations
PART 253—Administration of the Food Distribution Program for Households on Indian Reservations

This part describes the terms and conditions under which: commodities (available under part 250 of this chapter) may be distributed to households on or near all or any part of any Indian reservation, the program may be administered by capable Indian tribal organizations, and funds may be obtained from the Department for the costs incurred in administering the program. This part also provides for the concurrent operation of the Food Distribution Program and the Food Stamp Program on Indian reservations when such concurrent operation is requested by an ITO.

Resource | Regulations
PART 250—Donation of Foods for Use in the United States, Its Territories and Possessions and Areas Under Its Jurisdiction

The Department purchases foods and donates them to state distributing agencies for further distribution and use in food assistance programs, or to provide assistance to eligible persons.