FNS

Food and Nutrition Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture

FSP

Food Stamp Program

FY

fiscal year

HEI

Healthy Eating Index

HHS

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HIP

Healthy Incentives Pilot

IOM

Institute of Medicine

mg

milligram

NHANES

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NSLP

National School Lunch Program

RDA

Recommended Dietary Allowance

RFS

Recommended Food Score

SBP

School Breakfast Program

SNAP

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

SNAP-Ed

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education

SoFAS

solid fats and added sugars

SSB

sugar-sweetened beverage

SSI

Supplemental Security Income

TANF

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

TFP

Thrifty Food Plan

USDA

U.S. Department of Agriculture

WIC

Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children

TERMS

Allotment

The amount of the SNAP benefit issued to a certified eligible participant.

Benefit reduction rate

The rate at which the maximum SNAP allotment is reduced per dollar of income.



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