Summary: H.R.6582 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/21/2020)

Food for Working Families Act of 2020

This bill revises the requirements for calculating income under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program) to exclude from income and resources emergency federal pandemic unemployment compensation paid to an individual under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act due to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019).