Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2018-0026
APD - Process FAQs
Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2018-0025
APD - Testing Items FAQs
Resource | FAQs/Q&As | FNS-GD-2018-0024
APD - Non-Testing FAQs
Resource | Regulations
PART 3019—Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements with Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals, and Other Non-Profit Organizations

Part 3019 establishes uniform administrative requirements for federal grants and agreements awarded to institutions of higher education, hospitals, and other non-profit organizations.

Resource | Final Rule
Final Rule: Automated Data Processing and Information Retrieval System Requirements: System Testing

The primary purpose of the rule was to strengthen the requirements for adequate testing and pilot before rolling out a new management information system or major system changes. The rule also made changes to the SNAP regulations to provide clarifications and revisions since the last update which occurred in 1996.

Resource | Comment Request
Comment Request - SNAP Quality Control Regulations

As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice invites the general public and other public agencies to comment on the proposed information collection for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program's Regulations, Part 275--Quality Control.

Resource | Regulations
PART 3015—Uniform Federal Assistance Regulations

Part 3015 specifies the set of principles for determining allowable costs under USDA grants and cooperative agreements to state and local governments, universities, non-profit and for-profit organizations

Resource | Regulations
PART 3016—Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Cooperative Agreements to State and Local Governments

Part 3016 establishes uniform administrative rules for Federal grants and cooperative agreements and subawards to State, local and Indian tribal governments.

Resource | Proposed Rule
Proposed Rule: Automated Data Processing and Information Retrieval System Requirements

This rule proposes to amend Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)--formerly the Food Stamp Program) regulations to implement the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (the Farm Bill), which requires adequate system testing before and after implementation of a new state automatic data processing (ADP) and information retrieval system, including the evaluation of data from pilot projects in limited areas for major systems changes, before the Secretary approves the system to be implemented more broadly.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2008-0010
2008-02-05 State Agency Model (SAM) Transfer Requirements

In March 2007, WIC state agencies and regional offices received a memorandum that provided guidance on the process for State Agency Model (SAM) transfers. That guidance included: 1) the priority for funding, 2) the components of the streamlined Implementation Advance Planning Document (IAPD), and 3) examples of justification for non-SAM transfers.