Resource | Legislation
Food and Nutrition Act of 2008

[As Amended Through PL 113–128, Enacted July 22, 2014]
To strengthen the agricultural economy; to help to achieve a fuller and more effective use of food abundances; to provide for improved levels of nutrition among low-income households through a cooperative federal-state program of food assistance to be operated through normal channels of trade; and for other purposes.

PL 88-525
Resource | Direct Final Rule
Direct Final Rule: SNAP Trafficking Controls and Fraud Investigations

The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is issuing this affirmation of a final rule, without change, of an interim rule that amended Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) regulations, to require State agencies to monitor electronic benefit transfer (EBT) card replacement requests and send notices to those clients who have requested four cards within a 12-month period. The State agency shall be exempt from sending this notice if it chooses to exercise the card withholding option, in accordance with SNAP regulations, and sends the first warning notice upon the household's fourth card replacement request.

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From Food Stamps to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Legislative Timeline

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Food Stamp Act of 1977 (PL 88-525a)

Food Stamp Act of 1977. To strengthen the agricultural economy; to help to achieve a fuller and more effective use of food abundances; to provide for improved levels of nutrition among low-income households through a cooperative Federal-State program of food assistance to be operated through normal channels of trade; and for other purposes.

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The Food Stamp Act of 1977 (As Amended Through PL 106–580, Dec. 29, 2000)

To strengthen the agricultural economy; to help to achieve a fuller and more effective use of food abundances; to provide for improved levels of nutrition among low-income households through a cooperative Federal-State program of food assistance to be operated through normal channels of trade; and for other purposes.

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Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2001

Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2001

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The Balanced Budget Act of 1997 (PL 105–33)

The Balanced Budget Act of 1997 - PL 105–33

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PL 104-193

PL 104–193 - 104th Congress

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Summary of Food Stamp Provisions Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996

Summary of Food Stamp Provisions Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996.