B-210, General Policy

Revision 22-3; Effective July 1, 2022


The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) issues Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits via Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) on a Lone Star Card or warrant. The agency issues all one-time benefits via warrant.

Related Policy

Medicaid Eligibility, A-800
Issuing OTTANF Benefits, A-2451
Issuing One-Time TANF for Relatives Payments, A-2452


HHSC issues all Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits by EBT using a Lone Star Card.