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Recent Library Content

10/17/2019 - DTA
Just as the Department provides immediate relief at application for SNAP applicants who qualify for expedited benefits, the Department also... Read more
10/11/2019 - DTA
There are times when a client is no longer receiving SSI and/or RSDI payments but is still considered federally-disabled by the Social... Read more
10/17/2019 - DTA
Able-Bodied Adults Without Dependents (ABAWDs) are required to meet the ABAWD Work Rules to remain eligible for SNAP benefits for more than... Read more
10/17/2019 - DTA
The Department is working with Premiere Credit to pursue past due debts owed by former clients. This debt collection agency will be making... Read more

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