Welfare Rules Databook

The Welfare Rules Databooks highlight states and territories TANF policies as of July 1 of each year and provide additional context about the TANF program.

Download the PDF to view the text of the report. For years prior to 2021, the PDF includes both the text and a full set of tables. For all years, select the Excel file to download the full set of tables referenced in the Databook.


Note: The tables available here are not updated to reflect errors corrected after publication. The most up to date information may be found by directly querying the Welfare Rules Database.