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Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance

Recognizing States for Exceptional Nutrition Assistance Service

Resource | Federal Register Documents

Information Collection: SNAP Reporting of Lottery and Gambling and Resource Verification

This is a revision of a currently approved collection and existing burden in use without a valid OMB control number in SNAP. This information collection captures the burden associated with the requirement that states make ineligible SNAP participants with substantial lottery or gambling winnings and establish cooperative agreements with gaming entities within their states to identify SNAP participants with substantial winnings. 

Resource | Infographics

SNAP - what is an improper payment?

Resource | Fact Sheets

Keys to Payment Accuracy

The Keys to Payment Accuracy highlight best practices and provide strategies and opportunities enabling states to improve and maintain the accuracy of SNAP payments.  The 10 strategic tools included in the Keys are based on the experiences, needs, and challenges of state agencies in an effort to encourage a comprehensive approach to improving SNAP payment accuracy. 

Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance | FNS-GD-2020-0142

Civil Rights Complaint - WIC Investigative Checklist

This document provides authorized state agencies with a basic checklist for conducting investigations into complaints of prohibited discrimination involving WIC, WIC FMNP, and the SFMNP.

Resource | Infographics

What is an Improper Payment

SNAP's measure of improper payments is not a measure of fraud. In fact, the vast majority of improper payments are due to unintentional errors.

Resource | Data

State Options Report

The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) periodically surveys state agencies administering SNAP about certain options to determine which options are in use. The results of these surveys have been compiled into the State Options Reports linked below. These reports are not a comprehensive reflection of all policy and administrative options available to states.

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FY 2015 Measurement Issues