H.R.3353: Extend Not Cut SNAP Benefits Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about agriculture and food
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Sponsor John Conyers Jr., D-Mich.
Total Cosponsors 61 (All Democrats)
Introduced Oct. 28, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 11, 2013
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Bill Summary

Extend Not Cut SNAP Benefits Act - Amends the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to extend through FY2014 the benefit calculation of 113.6 % of the June 2008 value of the thrifty food plan for the supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps) as well as the consolidated block grants for Puerto Rico and American Samoa.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 11, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, and Nutrition.
Oct. 28, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.