Cause of State Variations in SNAP Administrative Costs
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Health & Human Services

Identify components that explain the State variations in SNAP administrative expenses, including the impact of geographic pay differences; State and caseload characteristics; variations in eligibility systems and certification options. Finally, determine the relationship between payment accuracy, timeliness in application processing, and program access on state administrative expenses.

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