Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Cash Code - Latest in Year

SAS Name

A flag that indicates whether the beneficiary received Federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits; most recent in the calendar year.


SOURCE: T-MSIS Annual Demographic and Eligibility TAF

Code Code value
0 Individual was not eligible for Medicaid
1 Individual did not receive TANF benefits
2 Individual did receive TANF benefits (States should only use this value if they can
accurately separate eligible receiving TANF benefits from other 1931 eligible)
Null/missing source value is missing or unknown