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Food Stamp Program - Minimum Benefit - State Supplement

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lierman


Veto sustained (0-135)

Synopsis:Requiring the State to provide a supplement to increase the total benefit to $30 per month to a household that includes an individual who is at least 62 years old and receives a federally funded benefit in an amount less than $30 per month under the food stamp program.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Lierman, Chang, Hettleman, Jackson, Korman, Krimm, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0758
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Social Services - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Elderly Persons
Federal Government
Food Stamps
Human Resources, Department of
State Aid
Statutes:Article - Human Services

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