The Welfare Rules Database was created to track state-specific Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program rules for all states and the District of Columbia.
The Welfare Rules Database is available to the public (link provided below), enabling users to query rules across 30 policy areas, and includes longitudinal tables describing selected state policies from 1996 onward.
Report Title: Welfare Rules Datebook: State TANF Policies as of July 2009; http://www.urban.org/welfare/databook.cfm
Agency Sponsor: OASPE-OHSP, Office of Human Services Policy
Federal Contact: Brian Levy, 202-401-3953
Performer: Urban Institute
Record ID: 9663 (Report issued August 15, 2010)