H.R.2412 - A bill to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1964, to insure that the charge to a household for its coupon allotment shall not exceed the level established as of January 1, 1975; to provide that this charge shall in no event exceed 25 percent of the household's income; to guarantee food stamps to recipient's of supplemental security income.94th Congress (1975-1976)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Abzug, Bella S. [D-NY-20] (Introduced 01/30/1975)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/30/1975 Referred to House Committee on Agriculture. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2412 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/30/1975)
Provides that the charge to a household for its food stamp allotment under the Food Stamp Act of 1964 shall not exceed the lesser of: (1) the level established as of January 1, 1975; or (2) 25 percent of the household's income.
Provides that, effective July 1, 1975, households in which all members receive supplemental security income benefits under the Aid to the Aged, Blind, or Disabled program of the Social Security Act, or households in which all members are included in a federally aided public assistance or general assistance grant shall be certified for participation in the food stamp program under this Act. States that certification of all other households shall be based on the uniform national standards for eligibility required to be established under this Act.