The purpose of this section is to make the most current policy and procedures readily available via a single resource. Memoranda containing policy or procedural information will be placed on this list at the time of distribution. Policy clarifications will remain on the list only until the information is completely incorporated into the handbook.

Release Date Bulletin Number Title
07-28-21 21-14 COVID-19 Update: Extended Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Certification Periods
07-16-21 21-13 1. COVID-19 Update: Child Tax Credits (CTC) and Earned Income Tax Credits (EITC)
2. COVID-19 Update: Resuming Workforce Orientation for Applicants (WOA) & Choices Participation
3. COVID-19 Update: Temporary Increase in SNAP Benefits
07-01-21 21-12 1. COVID-19 Update: Additional Emergency Allotment Supplement
2. COVID-19 Update: Processing Medicaid Applications for Children Previously in the Conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS)
3. Transfer of Assets Divisor
06-01-21 21-11 1. COVID-19 Update: Additional Emergency Allotment Supplement
2. Spousal Impoverishment Dependent Allowance
05-21-21 21-10 1. Compact of Free Association (COFA)Citizens
2. COVID-19: Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) for School Year 2020-2021
05-03-21 21-09 COVID-19 Update: Additional Emergency Allotment Supplement
04-22-21 21-08 1. Electronic Benefit Transfer Card Issuance Processing
2. Personal Identification Number (PIN) Packet Issuance Procedures
3. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Benefits Distribution Schedule Update
04-08-21 21-07 1. COVID-19 Update: Processing Denial Actions for Medicaid Programs
2. COVID-19 Update: Additional Emergency Allotment (EA) Supplement
04-02-21 21-06 1. COVID-19 Update: Recovery Rebates
2. COVID-19: Transfer of Assets
3. COVID-19 Update: Federal Pandemic Unemployment (FPUC)
4. COVID-19 Update: Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA)
5. COVID-19 Update: Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC)
03-09-21 21-05 1. Healthy Texas Women (HTW) Medicaid 1115 Demonstration Waiver
2. HTW Plus (HTW+)
03-08-21 21-04 1. COVID-19 Update: Additional Emergency Allotment Supplement
2. COVID-19 Update: Extended Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Certification Periods
3. COVID-19: SNAP Student Eligibility
01-13-21 21-02

1. COVID-19 Update: Additional Emergency Allotment Supplement
2. COVID-19 Update: Temporary Increase in SNAP Benefits

Attachment – SNAP Allotment Chart

01-06-21 21-01 1. COVID-19 Update: Recovery Rebates
2. COVID-19 Update: Federal Pandemic Unemployment (FPUC)
3. COVID-19 Update: Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA)
4. COVID-19 Update: Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC)
12-22-20 20-30 COVID Policy Updates #20
12-03-20 20-28 COVID Policy Updates #19
10-01-20 20-24 COVID Policy Updates #17
09-30-20 20-21 COVID Policy Updates #15
06-15-20 20-15 COVID-19 Policy Updates #10
05-12-20 20-13 COVID-19 Policy Updates #8
04-28-20 20-10 COVID-19 Policy Updates #7
04-07-20 20-06 COVID-19 Policy Updates #3
03-27-20 20-05 COVID-19 Policy Updates #2
03-23-20 20-04 COVID-19 Policy Updates #1  
10-31-19 19-10 1. Discontinuation of The Work Number (TWN)
05-30-19 19-06 1. Spousal Impoverishment Dependent Allowance
2. Spousal Impoverishment for Waiver Participants
12-14-18 18-10 1. Removal of Fleeing Felon and Parole/Probation Violator Application Questions
2. Maternal Depression Screening Questions
3. Suspension, Termination and Reinstatement of Health Care Coverage for Persons Confined to a County Jail
10-04-17 17-10 1.Counting Social Security Benefits for Modified Adjusted Gross Income Programs
2.Social Security Number Validation
3.Determining Good Cause for SNAP Employment and Training Noncompliance
05-14-15
15-06 Nursing Facility Medicaid to Managed Care and Incurred Medical Expense Changes
01-06-15
15-03 Budgeting of Alien Sponsor's Income and Resources
03-31-14
14-06 Social Security Administration - Security Awareness
07-12-13
13-09 Vietnamese Interpreter and Translation Information Page
07-03-13
13-08 Data Broker and Alien Status Verification Enhancement
04-04-13
13-04 American Taxypayer Relief Act of 2012
09-06-11
12-01 Vendor Imaging Forms H1263-A and H1263-B
Appendix XLVI – Unsigned Renewal/ 12-2010
Appendix XLVI – Unsigned Renewal/ 12-2010 – Spanish
10-29-10
11-05 New Birth Certificates for Residents of Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
05-06-08
08-11 Afghan and Iraqi Aliens with Special Immigrant Status
04-28-08
08-09 Applications and Restitution for State Schools Cases
01-15-08
08-03 Data Broker and Redeterminations for Medicaid for the Elderly and People with Disabilities
08-13-07
07-12 Incurred Medical Expense
DME Fee Schedule
ADA Survey of Fees