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SNAP Benefit Deadline is Monday (Jan. 14)

The federal government’s shutdown requires SNAP recipients to file paperwork by the end of the business day Monday.
The Tennessee Department of Human Services Press Secretary Sky Arnold said . . .
He stresses that meeting Monday’s deadline is an important step to ensure February benefits to those who qualify during the government shutdown.
Once again, individuals who are renewing their benefits or filing a 6 month Simplified Report form need to have any required paperwork in by the end of business Monday, January 14. Meeting this deadline is an important step to ensure February benefits are available to those who qualify during the government shutdown. Sky Arnold…
TDHS is reminding the more than 900,000 Tennesseans who depend on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) that these benefits are the only funds they should expect until at least March.