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SNAP Provisions of the Agricultural Act of 2014 - Implementing Memorandum

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DATE:March 21, 2014
SUBJECT:Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Provisions of the Agricultural Act of 2014 - Implementing Memorandum
TO:Regional Administrators
Food and Nutrition Service

On Feb. 7, 2014, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) was reauthorized as part of The Agricultural Act of 2014 (PL 113-79). Attached is an implementing memorandum describing SNAP provisions. Regulations reflecting revisions to SNAP made by the Act will be published as soon as possible. Please forward the attached memorandum to your state commissioners.

Please keep us advised of any implementation problems and how states choose to implement these changes.

Jessica Shahin
Associate Administrator
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program


Page updated: December 28, 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.