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PART 277—SNAP Payments of Certain Administrative Costs of State Agencies

Resource type
  • Part 271 contains general information, definitions, and other material applicable to all parts of this subchapter.
  • Part 272 sets forth policies and procedures governing state agencies which participate in the program.
  • Part 273 describes the eligibility criteria to be applied by state agencies and related processing requirements and standards.
  • Part 274 provides requirements for the issuance of coupons to eligible households and establishes related issuance responsibilities.
  • Part 275 sets forth guidelines for monitoring SNAP, analyzing the results and formulating corrective action.
  • Part 276 establishes state agency liability and certain Federal sanctions.
  • Part 282 provides guidelines for initiation, selection, and operation of demonstration, research, and evaluation projects.
  • Part 283 provides policies for snap quality control claims.
  • Part 284 provides for a nutrition assistance program for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI).
  • Part 285 describes the general terms and conditions under which grant funds are provided to the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.


§277.1 General purpose and scope.
§277.2 Definitions.
§277.3 Budgets and budget revision procedures.
§277.4 Funding.
§277.5 Methods of payment.
§277.6 Standards for financial management systems.
§277.7 Cash depositories.
§277.8 Bonding and insurance.
§277.9 Administrative costs principles.
§277.10 Program income.
§277.11 Financial reporting requirements.
§277.12 Retention and custody of records.
§277.13 Property.
§277.14 Procurement standards.
§277.15 [Reserved]
§277.16 Suspension, disallowance and program closeout.
§277.17 Audit requirements.
§277.18 State Systems Advance Planning Document (APD) process.

Appendix A to Part 277—Principles for Determining Costs Applicable to Administration of SNAP by State Agencies

Page updated: December 16, 2022