Economic Impact Government Affairs

Additional Materials Regarding SNAP COLA Changes

Aug 23, 2013

Please visit and click on SNAP to see materials (and a note below from the USDA) related to upcoming SNAP COLA & ARRA changes that will occur on October 1, 2013 and November 1, 2013, respectively.  The USDA has asked NGA to help get the word out to SNAP customers about the changes and we would appreciate your help in doing that). Please consider sharing this information with your customers and as always, let us know if you have questions.

Click here to view the documents.

Contact Kailee Tkacz or call 703-716-8832 if you have questions. 

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