HHS Publishes 2019 Update of the Poverty Guidelines

This Federal Register notice is an update of the poverty guidelines by income and size of household. This new set of guidelines reflects a 2.4 percent increase in the Consumer Price Index between calendar years 2017 and 2018 and is used as an eligibility criterion by Medicaid and other Federal programs.
Record Type: 
Policy Announcement / Memoranda
Publication Date: 
February, 2019
Date: 
February 2019
Source: 
Partner Resources
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • TANF Program Administration
  • TANF Policy and Legislation