Issue Brief 14-08
February 24, 2014

On February 19, 2014, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Administration for Children and Families (ACF) posted to its website monthly awards and estimates under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Contingency Fund for fiscal year (FY) 2014. Nineteen states and the District of Columbia have received funds in FY 2014. ACF estimates that the $610 million appropriation for FY 2014 will be exhausted in March 2014.