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Mandate 1094

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
TANF; family cap.
Purpose of legislation
Repeals the prohibition on increasing the amount of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) that a family receives upon the birth of a child during the period of TANF eligibility or during the period in which the family or adult recipient is ineligible for TANF benefits pursuant to a penalty imposed by the Commissioner of Social Services for failure to comply with benefit eligibility or child support requirements.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 550 (2020)
VAC chapters to be amended
22 vac 40 - 35 : Virginia Independence Program
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5570: Remove TANF Family Cap Provision
Latest Stage: Final
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