Text: H.R.4163 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (12/01/2009)


111th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 4163


To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to exclude from income unemployment benefits received for a continuous period exceeding 26 weeks.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

December 1, 2009

Mr. Baca introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture


A BILL

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to exclude from income unemployment benefits received for a continuous period exceeding 26 weeks.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Feed All Struggling Americans Act of 2009”.

SEC. 2. Amendment.

Section 5(d) of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (7 U.S.C. 2014(d)) is amended—

(1) in paragraph (18) by striking “and” at the end,

(2) in paragraph (19) by striking the period at the end and inserting “; and”, and

(3) by adding at the end the following:

“(29) unemployment benefits received for a continuous period exceeding 26 weeks.”.

SEC. 3. Effective date; application of amendments.

(a) Effective date.—Except as provided in subsection (b), this Act and the amendments made by this Act shall take effect on the 1st day of the 1st month that begins more that 90 days after the date of the enactment of this Act.

(b) Application of amendments.—The amendments made by this Act shall not apply with respect to certification periods that expire before the 1st day of the 1st month that begins more that 90 days after the effective date of this Act.