HB0356 (CH0718)

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2016 Regular Session



Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Benefits - Grant Application

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pendergrass


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 718

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Human Resources to submit a grant application to the United States Department of Agriculture to support a pilot project that provides incentives to directly and efficiently increase the purchase and consumption of eligible fruits and vegetables by specified program participants and in response to a specified opportunity for funding; requiring, on or before January 1, 2017, and January 1, 2018, the Department to report to the Governor and the General Assembly on the status of the grant application; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Pendergrass, Atterbeary, Ebersole, Hammen, S. Howard, Jalisi, Jameson, Kipke, Kramer, Krebs, Lam, Luedtke, Malone, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Saab, Tarlau, Turner, West, K. Young, Bromwell, Hill, McDonough, Miele, Morgan, Morhaim, and Sample-Hughes
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Social Services - Generally
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Federal Government
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Food Stamps
Health -see also- Mental Health

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October 24, 2017 4:59 P.M.