SB0758 (CH0696)

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Food Stamp Program - Minimum Benefit - State Supplement

Sponsored by:

Senator Madaleno


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 696

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:Senators Madaleno, Benson, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kagan, Manno, Pugh, Raskin, Middleton, Astle, Kelley, Feldman, Mathias, Jennings, Hershey, and Klausmeier
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0445
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
State Aid
Statutes:Article - Human Services

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