Table 3. Reported Rates of Sanctioning

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Table 3. Reported Rates of Sanctioning

StudyStateSanction TypeBasePeriod of TimeSanction Rate (%)
GAO (2000a)NationwideTANF caseloadAverage month in 19985
Koralek (2000)South CarolinaImmediate Full FamilyTANF caseloadAverage month during 1998-199916
Born et al. (1999)MarylandImmediate Full FamilyClosed casesCases closed in Oct 1996-Mar 19987.3
Ovwigho et al. (2002)(1)MarylandImmediate Full FamilyClosed casesCases closed in Apr 2001-Mar 200218.3
Edelhoch et al. (2000)South CarolinaImmediate Full FamilyClosed casesCases closed in Oct 1996-Mar 199728
Westra and Routley (2000)ArizonaGradual Full FamilyClosed casesCases closed in Jan 1998-Mar 199820
Fein and Lee (1999)DelawareGradual Full FamilyCohortLongitudinal Dec 1996-June 199860
Holcomb and Ratcliffe (2000)IndianaPartialCohort of new casesLongitudinal May 1996-Apr 199745