2020

Food and Nutrition Services Manual
2020 Administrative Letters

Number Subject Effective Date
EFS-FNS-AL-01-2020 Food and Nutrition Services Certification Period Extension - Information Only Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-02-2020 Able Bodied Adults Without Dependents (ABAWDs) exempt due to COVID-19 public health emergency
Attachment - ABAWD Notice
April 1, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-03-2020 Able Bodied Adults Without Dependents (ABAWDs) exempt due to COVID-19 public health emergency (Amended) - For Information and Action
Attachment - ABAWD Notice
April 1, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-04-2020 Food and Nutrition Services Certification Period Extension (Amended) - For Information and Action Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-05-2020 Automated Supplements for active FNS households April 1, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-06-2020 Administrative Disqualification Hearing (ADH) by Telephone Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-07-2020 Application and Recertification Interview Waiver April 1, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-08-2020 Food and Nutrition Services Certification Period Extension for May 2020 Recertifications - For Information and Action Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-09-2020 Suspension of Claim Collections Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-10-2020 FNS State Fair Hearings Conducted by Telephone Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-11-2020 H and I Controlled Substance Felons Assessments during COVID-19 Pandemic Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-12-2020 May 2020 Automated Supplements for active FNS households May 22, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-13-2020 Food and Nutrition Services Certification Period Extension for June 2020 Recertifications Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-14-2020 Food and Nutrition Services Online Purchasing Pilot May 7, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-15-2020 Pandemic EBT Card Issuance
Attachment 1 - P-EBT Notice English
Attachment 2 - P-EBT Notice Spanish
Attachment 3 - P-EBT Log
May 11, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-16-2020 Extension of COVID-19 Pandemic Waivers Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-17-2020 June 2020 Automated Supplements for active FNS households June 2, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-18-2020 Batch process to correct Able Bodied Adults Without Dependents(ABAWDs) that did not receive the COVID-19 work non-participation evidence June 8, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-19-2020 July 2020 Automated Supplements for active FNS households - For Information July 22, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-20-2020 H and I Controlled Substance Felons Assessments during COVID-19 Pandemic (Amended effective date through July 31, 2020) - For Information and Action Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-21-2020 Extension of COVID-19 Pandemic Claims Suspension and Fair Hearing Time Frame Waivers for July 2020 Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-22-2020 Denial of FNS Certification Period Extension waiver and Application and Recertification Interview Waiver July 1, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-23-2020 H and I Controlled Substance Felons Assessments during COVID-19 Pandemic (Amended effective date through August 31, 2020)-For Information and Action Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-24-2020 Administrative Disqualification Hearing (ADH)Timeliness, Suspension of Claim Collections and Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) State Fair Hearings Timeliness Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-25-2020 Application and Recertification Interview Waiver Extension Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-26-2020 Food and Nutrition Services Certification Period Extension for July and August 2020 Recertifications Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-27-2020 Food and Nutrition Services Certification Period Extension for July and August 2020 Recertifications-Amended Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-28-2020 Food and Nutrition Services Certification Period Extension for July and August 2020 Recertifications-Amended - Information and Action Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-29-2020 August 2020 Automated Supplements for Active FNS Households August 22, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-30-2020 Administrative Disqualification Hearing (ADH)Timeliness, Suspension of Claim Collections and Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) State Fair Hearings Timeliness Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-31-2020 H and I Controlled Substance Felons Assessments during COVID-
19 Pandemic (Amended effective date through September 30, 2020)
Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-32-2020 Denial of FNS Certification Period Extension Waiver and Application/Recertification Interview Waiver September 1, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-33-2020 Telephonic Signature for Food and Nutrition Services Applications and Recertifications - Information and Action September 1, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-34-2020 September 2020 Automated Supplements for active FNS households - Information Only September 22, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-35-2020 Telephonic Signature for Food and Nutrition Services Applications and Recertifications (Amended) - For Information and Action September 1, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-36-2020 Hurricane Isaias Automated Mass Replacements Waiver - Information and Action September 9, 2020
EFS-FNS-AL-37-2020 H and I Controlled Substance Felons Assessments during COVID-19 Pandemic (Amended effective date through October 31, 2020) - For Information and Action Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-38-2020 Administrative Disqualification Hearing (ADH)Timeliness,
Suspension of Claim Collections and Food and Nutrition
Services (FNS) State Fair Hearings Timeliness - For Information
Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-39-2020 Change Sanction Start Dates for H and I Controlled Substance Felons - For Information and Action Upon Receipt
EFS-FNS-AL-40-2020 Exclude Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) funded by Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) - For Information and Action Upon Receipt

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