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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1964, to exclude from coverage by the act every household which has a member who is on strike, and for other purposes.

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05/15/1973Introduced in House

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05/15/1973Referred to House Committee on Agriculture.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/15/1973Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Agriculture05/15/1973 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/15/1973)

States that a household shall not participate in the food stamp program while any of its members is on strike. Provides that such ineligibility shall not apply to any household that was eligible for and participating in the food stamp program immediately prior to the start of such strike, dispute, or other similar action in which any member of such household engages. (Amends 7 U.S.C. 2014, 2012)