H.R.3108 - Extend Not Cut SNAP Benefits Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13] (Introduced 09/17/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||10/04/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, and Nutrition.|
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[Congressional Bills 113th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 3108 Introduced in House (IH)] 113th CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 3108 To amend the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to extend the period during which supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits are temporarily increased. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES September 17, 2013 Mr. Conyers (for himself and Ms. Lee of California) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To amend the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 to extend the period during which supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits are temporarily increased. 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 ``Extend Not Cut SNAP Benefits Act''. SEC. 2. EXTENSION OF TEMPORARY INCREASE IN SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE BENEFITS. Section 101(a) of title I of division A of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5; 123 Stat. 120) is amended-- (1) in paragraph (1) by striking ``section 3(o)'' and inserting ``section 3(u)'', and (2) in paragraph (2) by striking ``2013'' and inserting ``2016, or the 1st date on which the value of the thrifty food plan as specified under section 3(u) of such Act equals or exceeds 113.6 percent of the June 2008 value of such plan as specified under section 3 of such Act, whichever occurs earlier''. SEC. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE. This Act and the amendments made by this Act shall take effect on September 30, 2013. <all>