Memorandums and Practice Points

Food Stamp Memos

IM-27 UPDATED SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) MANUAL SECTION, SNAP ELECTRONICALLY STOLEN BENEFITS (ESB) AND FORM IM-111

FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT: UPDATED SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) MANUAL SECTION, SNAP ELECTRONICALLY STOLEN BENEFITS (ESB) AND FORM IM-111 MANUAL REVISION # 1150.015.00   DISCUSSION: SNAP Manual section 1150.015.00 SNAP ELECTRONICALLY STOLEN BENEFITS, Form IM-111, and online Form IM-111 were updated to remove language regarding law enforcement or police reports as these are […]

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IM-20 INTRODUCING EXPERIAN VERIFY FOR THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP)

FROM:  KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT:  INTRODUCING EXPERIAN VERIFY FOR THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) MANUAL REVISION # 0110.025.05 0110.060.00 0110.060.05 0110.060.10 0110.060.15 1102.005.05 1102.015.05 1802.030.00 1805.030.05   DISCUSSION: Starting April 2, 2024, Experian Verify is available through a partnership with the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) to verify earned income information for SNAP-related case […]

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IM-15 INTRODUCING THE NATIONAL ACCURACY CLEARINGHOUSE (NAC) MATCHES FOR THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP)

FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT: INTRODUCING THE NATIONAL ACCURACY CLEARINGHOUSE (NAC) MATCHES FOR THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) MANUAL REVISION # 1105.015.15 1125.025.00 1141.010.15   DISCUSSION: The NAC is a system developed by the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) to be used nationwide to compare data between states and prevent duplicate SNAP benefit issuances. […]

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IM-07 REVISION TO SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) TYPES OF MEDICAL COSTS ALLOWED

FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT: REVISION TO SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) TYPES OF MEDICAL COSTS ALLOWED MANUAL REVISION # 1115.035.15.10   DISCUSSION: SNAP policy section 1115.035.15.10 Types of Medical Costs Allowed has been renamed to 1115.035.15.10 Types of Medical Expenses Allowed. Additional changes are listed below: Policy and terminology is expanded, updated and re-formatted. […]

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IM-05 UPDATES TO THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) RECONCILIATION – COVERED EARNINGS SECTION

FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT: UPDATES TO THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) RECONCILIATION – COVERED EARNINGS SECTION MANUAL REVISION # 1105.098.20   DISCUSSION: Some immigrants must have 40 qualifying quarters of coverage under Title II of the Social Security Act or be credited with such quarters to be eligible for SNAP. 1105.098.20 Reconciliation – […]

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IM-03 SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) APPLICATION, FS-1, UPDATED

FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT: SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) APPLICATION, FS-1, UPDATED FORM REVISION # FS-1 FS-1 (Dari) FS-1 (Spanish) FS-1 (Pashto) FS-1 (Large Print)     DISCUSSION: The SNAP Application (FS-1) has been updated with the following changes: Instructions to return the form were added, New Able-Bodied Adults without Dependents (ABAWD) ages were […]

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IM-102 UPDATES TO THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) CLAIMS PROCESS AND DETERMINING THE AMOUNT OF THE CLAIM FOR SIMPLIFIED REPORTING HOUSEHOLDS MANUAL SECTIONS

FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT: UPDATES TO THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) CLAIMS PROCESS AND DETERMINING THE AMOUNT OF THE CLAIM FOR SIMPLIFIED REPORTING HOUSEHOLDS MANUAL SECTIONS MANUAL REVISION # 1142.010.00 1142.035.10.05   DISCUSSION: Effective October 1, 2023, the threshold for establishing claims for participating households for Administrative Error (AE) and Inadvertent Household Error […]

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IM-99 JANUARY 2024 COLA ADJUSTMENT OF SSA/SSI/VA/RR INCOME FOR ALL INCOME MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS EXCEPT MAGI MO HEALTHNET

FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT: JANUARY 2024 COLA ADJUSTMENT OF SSA/SSI/VA/RR INCOME FOR ALL INCOME MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS EXCEPT MAGI MO HEALTHNET MANUAL REVISION # APPENDIX B APPENDIX D APPENDIX E APPENDIX J APPENDIX K   DISCUSSION: In January 2024, all Social Security Administration (SSA), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Veterans Administration (VA), and Railroad Retirement (RR) […]

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IM-97 SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) MANUAL UPDATE REMOVING LINKS TO OBSOLETE FAMIS USER GUIDES

FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT: SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) MANUAL UPDATE REMOVING LINKS TO OBSOLETE FAMIS USER GUIDES MANUAL REVISION # 1102.000.00 1102.005.02 1102.015.55 1115.015.00 1115.035.30  1135.010.10   DISCUSSION: The SNAP manual is updated to remove links to obsolete charts and guides. Access FAMIS Resources for information previously found in the obsolete charts and […]

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IM-96 REPORTING CHANGES FOR SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) PARTICIPANTS FLYER UPDATED

FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR SUBJECT: REPORTING CHANGES FOR SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP) PARTICIPANTS FLYER UPDATED FORM REVISION # IM-4Reporting Changes for SNAP IM-4Reporting Changes for SNAP – Spanish   DISCUSSION: The English and Spanish versions of the Reporting Changes for SNAP Participants Flyer have been updated in the internal and public forms manuals. The […]

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