Iowa's Limited Benefit Plan. II. THE STRUCTURE AND EVOLUTION OF WELFARE REFORM IN IOWA

05/01/1997

This chapter presents key elements in the structure of Iowa's Family Investment Program (FIP). It does this by describing the steps that clients take in entering FIP and proceeding through the PROMISE JOBS employment and training program, giving particular attention to how certain FIP clients might enter the LBP. It also discusses changes in policies related to FIP and the LBP since the implementation of welfare reform.