What is the TANF State Plan?

The TANF State Plan is a written document prepared for the Federal Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to outline how Missouri intends to conduct its Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program. The document certifies Missouri’s commitment to certain requirements in the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996, which established the TANF program to provide assistance to needy families with children. The TANF program in Missouri is called Temporary Assistance.

What is required in the TANF State Plan for Missouri?

The TANF State Plan outlines how Missouri intends to do the following:

Missouri’s TANF State Plan for FFY-2016