H.R.3567 - WIN for Children and Families Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Boustany, Charles W., Jr. [R-LA-7] (Introduced 12/06/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means | Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||02/02/2012 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||02/01/2012 : Passed House|
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Summary: H.R.3567 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (02/01/2012)
Welfare Integrity Now for Children and Families Act of 2012 or WIN for Children and Families Act - Amends part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of title IV of the Social Security Act to require a state to which a state family assistance grant is made to maintain policies and practices necessary to prevent the use of state TANF assistance in any electronic benefit transfer transaction in a liquor store, casino or gambling establishment, or strip club.
Defines "electronic benefit transfer transaction" as the use of a credit or debit card service, automated teller machine (ATM), point-of-sale terminal, or access to an online system for the withdrawal of funds or the processing of a payment for merchandise or a service.
Establishes administrative penalties for states which have not reported on their implementation of or enforced such policies and practices.