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SNAP – Questions and Answers, COVID-19, Set #2

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DATE: April 13, 2020
SUBJECT: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Questions and Answers, COVID-19, Set #2
TO: All State Agency Directors
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)


The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is grateful for your continued partnership in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic emergency and ensuring SNAP households receive the nutrition assistance they need.

Attached is the second set of questions and answers for SNAP state agencies in response to questions received about state operations and flexibilities available for program administration during this time. This set focuses on issues related to SNAP nutrition education (SNAP-Ed.)

State agencies should contact their respective FNS regional offices with any questions.

Jessica Shahin
Associate Administrator
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Page updated: April 07, 2023

The contents of this guidance document do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. This document is intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.