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Sneak Preview: 2 C.F.R. 180 Addresses Administrative Agreements

(The following was excerpted from a recent article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has amended the governmentwide debarment and suspension (nonprocurement) guidelines contained in 2 C.F.R. Part 180 by adding three new…

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Sneak Preview: Nonprofits Encouraged To Identify Funding Source

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook). Nonprofit organizations receiving funds from pass-through entities should not simply rely on the pass-through entity to tell them whether or not they are receiving federal grant funds,…

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Sneak Preview: GOHSEP Told To Follow Hazard Mitigation Policies

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Louisiana Legislative Auditor (LLA) urged the state homeland security office to comply with its own policies to properly document the use of federal funds for Hazard…

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Sneak Preview: Board Rules Indiana Lacked Data on TANF Estimates

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) States estimating their reimbursements for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families services should understand how to establish reasonable estimates and how to determine which expenditures are allowable as…

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Sneak Preview: Oregon Audit Urges Level of Effort Clarity

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) While most state auditor financial or performance audits offer recommendations specifically for entities within the state, a recent Oregon Audits Division report expanded that scope and urged…

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Sneak Preview: Effective Policies Can Reduce Audit Findings

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) Recipients of federal funds can reduce Office of Management and Budget Circular A-133 single audit findings by developing effective policies and procedures that specifically address the compliance…

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Sneak Preview: Even Minor Subgrantee Risks Can Pose Hazards

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) Prime recipients monitoring their subrecipients’ internal control risks should treat even minor concerns seriously because they could eventually become more significant if not addressed early.

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Sneak Preview: FNS To Use Medicaid Data in School Meal Projects

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) The Food and Nutrition Service is sponsoring demonstration projects in six states aimed at enabling low-income children to directly receive free school meals based on Medicaid information.

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Sneak Preview: Wis. To Assess Out-of-State FoodShare Purchases

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) Wisconsin health officials plan to issue guidance addressing out-of-state FoodShare benefits transactions after a state auditor’s office (SAO) report expressed concern that some households within the state…

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Sneak Preview: Bill Calls for States To Draw up EBT Prohibitions

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) Although it has not become law yet, a bill in Congress would create a deadline for states to prohibit welfare recipients from accessing electronic benefits in certain…

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