Welfare Reform: Federal Oversight of State and Local Contracting Can be Strengthened Page: 3 of 64
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Table 1: TANF Contracting Levels by State, 2001 12
Table 2: Number of State Single Audit Reports that Cited
Subrecipient Monitoring or Procurement Problems in Six
Social Service Programs, 1999 and 2000 21
Table 3: Independent Audits Have Identified Problems with the
Oversight of TANF Contractors in Several States that We
Table 4: Contractor Performance in Meeting Work Participation
Table 5: Contractor Performance in Meeting Job Placement Rates 34
Table 6: Contractor Performance in Meeting Job Retention Rates 36
Figure 1: Percentage of Federal and State TANF Funds and TANF
Contracts with Different Types of Contractors for State-
Level Contracting, 2001 10
Figure 2: TANF Services Contracted Out Most Frequently by State
Figure 3: Types of Contracts Used for TANF Contracting by State
AFDC Aid to Families with Dependent Children
HHS Health and Human Services
OMB Office of Management and Budget
PRWORA Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity
TANF Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
WIA Workforce Investment Act
GAO-02-661 State and Local Welfare Contracting
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United States. General Accounting Office. Welfare Reform: Federal Oversight of State and Local Contracting Can be Strengthened, report, June 11, 2002; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc291307/m1/3/: accessed December 11, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.