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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families

Notice of Allotment Percentages to States for Child Welfare Services State Grants

AGENCY: Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Administration for Children and Families, Department of Health and Human Services.
ACTION: Biennial publication of allotment percentages for States under the Title IV-B subpart 1, Child Welfare Services State Grants Program (CFDA No. 93.645).
SUMMARY: As required by section 423(c) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 623(c)), the Department is publishing the allotment percentage for each State under the Title IV-B Subpart 1, Child Welfare Services State Grants Program. Under section 423(a), the allotment percentages are one of the factors used in the computation of the Federal grants awarded under the Program.
DATES: Effective Date:The allotment percentages shall be effective for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Deborah Bell, Grants Fiscal Management Specialist, Office of Grants Management, Office of Administration, Administration for Children and Families, telephone (202) 401-4611.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The allotment percentage for each State is determined on the basis of paragraphs (b) and (c) of section 423 of the Act. These figures are available on the ACF homepage on the Internet:http://www.acf.dhhs.gov/programs/cb/.The allotment percentage for each State is as follows:

State Allotment percentage Alabama 57.91 Alaska 44.94 Arizona 57.33 Arkansas 59.25 California 47.26 Colorado 46.95 Connecticut 30.73 Delaware 50.17 District of Columbia 30.00 Florida 52.15 Georgia 56.50 Hawaii 48.28 Idaho 60.31 Illinois 47.24 Indiana 57.13 Iowa 51.66 Kansas 51.07 Kentucky 59.06 Louisiana 53.44 Maine 53.78 Maryland 38.87 Massachusetts 35.75 Michigan 56.74 Minnesota 46.65 Mississippi 61.31 Missouri 54.07 Montana 56.75 Nebraska 49.86 Nevada 54.72 New Hampshire 44.88 New Jersey 36.63 New Mexico 58.63 New York 38.75 North Carolina 56.40 North Dakota 46.22 Ohio 54.68 Oklahoma 55.29 Oregon 54.75 Pennsylvania 49.18 Rhode Island 47.35 South Carolina 59.57 South Dakota 49.19 Tennessee 56.09 Texas 52.09 Utah 59.41 Vermont 50.06 Virginia 44.51 Washington 46.91 West Virginia 59.92 Wisconsin 52.31 Wyoming 43.29 American Samoa 70.00 Guam 70.00 N. Mariana Islands 70.00 Puerto Rico 70.00 Virgin Islands 70.00
Dated: November 1, 2012. Bryan Samuels, Commissioner, Administration on Children, Youth and Families.