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Child Support Cooperation Requirements in Child Care Subsidy Programs and SNAP: Key Policy Considerations

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States have the option to require recipients of child care subsidies and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to cooperate with child support agencies seeking to establish paternity and support orders; and to enforce child support obligations as a condition of eligibility. This brief, and one-page summary, examines the current policy landscape and provides context for policy conversations.


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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)