Publication Date: December 1999
Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy
Author(s): Mark Greenberg; Lisa Plimpton
Research Area: Social conditions
Coverage: United States
Describes the policies in place in nine states, focusing on key issues likely to affect microenterprise initiatives serving TANF families. The paper summarizes the relevant TANF law and compares state policies in six areas, including work and participation requirements, time limits, treatment of income and assets, and supportive servcies.