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Louisiana: COVID-19 Waivers & Flexibilities

Resource type
Waivers
Resource Materials

USDA intends to use all available program flexibilities and contingencies to serve our program participants across our 15 nutrition programs. We have already begun to issue waivers to ease program operations and protect the health of participants.

 

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Emergency Allotments

January 2022 Extension Approved | February Extension Approved | March Extension Approved | April Extension Approved | May Extension Approved | June Extension Approved | July Extension Approved | August Extension Approved | September Extension Approved

January 2021 Extension Approved | February Extension Approved | March Extension Approved | April Extension Approved | May Extension Approved | June Extension Approved | July Extension Approved | August Extension Approved | September Extension Approved | October Extension Approved | November Extension Approved | December Extension Approved

Request Received 3/26/2020 | Initial Approval 3/27/2020 | May Extension Approved | June Extension Approved | July Extension Approved | August Extension Approved | September Extension Approved | October Extension Approved | November Extension Approved | December Extension Approved

Pandemic EBT
Application Processing
Claims
Fair Hearing
Quality Control
Reporting
  • Waive Periodic Report Forms
    Received 3/20/2020
  • Periodic Report Flexibility for Non-Extended Recertification Cases (September- December)
    Received | Approved 8/27/2020
Other

 


Child Nutrition Programs

Nationwide Waivers and Flexibilities

Please contact your state agency if you have questions about the waivers they have elected.

Additional Waivers and Flexibilities
  • Pandemic EBT
    See above under SNAP
  • CACFP Annual Child Enrollment
    Approved 5/29/2020
  • Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program at Alternate Sites
    Approved 6/9/2020
  • Oversight Plan Waiver
    Waiver Response 12/23/2020

 


USDA Foods Programs

 


WIC Program

Updated: 09/01/2022