S.505 - Food Stamp Anti-Fraud Act of 1993103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Sen. McConnell, Mitch [R-KY] (Introduced 03/04/1993)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||04/12/1993 Referred to Subcommittee on Nutrition and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.505 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/04/1993)
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
Title I: Retail Food Stores and Wholesale Food Concerns
Title II: Miscellaneous
Title III: Effective Dates
Food Stamp Anti-Fraud Act of 1993 - Title I: Retail Food Stores and Wholesale Food Concerns - Amends the Food Stamp Act of 1977 with regard to retail food stores participating in the food stamp program (program) to: (1) permit the use of application information by Federal or State enforcement authorities; and (2) repeal the limits on civil money penalties for food stamp trafficking and firearms or controlled substance trading.
Amends the Social Security Act to permit the use of social security account numbers by Federal or State enforcement authorities.
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to permit the use of employer identification numbers by Federal or State enforcement authorities.
Title II: Miscellaneous - Amends the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to permanently disqualify a recipient food store from program participation for trading of firearms, ammunition, explosives, or controlled substances for food stamps.
States that penalties collected from retail or wholesale food concerns shall be used for related investigation and enforcement activities.
Title III: Effective Dates - Sets forth effective dates for provisions of this Act.