Nola Niegel

CalWORKs and Food Stamp Programs Estimates Bureau MS 8-14-90 The CalWORKs and Food Stamp Programs Estimate Bureau provides fiscal analyses and caseload estimates for welfare programs including CalWORKs cash grant payments, administrative costs, Child Care and Employment Services, and also Food Stamps, Fraud and Technology programs. Estimates for these programs are prepared for the subvention process, court cases, and for proposed state and federal legislation. The resulting estimates become an integral part of the development of the Governor’s Budget. In addition, the bureau prepares fiscal impact estimates for administrative and policy changes and for various reports transmitted to the Federal Government.