The Implications of Applying Federal Minimum Wage Standards to TANF Work Activities

Publication Date: March 1997

Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy

Author(s): Steve Savner

Research Area: Labor; Social conditions

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


This paper analyzes how application of minimum wage requirements to TANF work activities will affect implementation of effective employment preparation strategies and states ability to meet the new TANF participation rates.