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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Legislation

Last Modified: 03/26/2014
 

A Short History of SNAP

 

Legislative Timeline (full report)

 

Appendix

 

History (by decade)

 

-- pre 1950

-- 1960

-- 1980

-- 2000

-- 1950

-- 1970

-- 1990

 

 

Datesort descending Title
07/22/2014 The Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (As Amended Through P.L. 113–128, Enacted July 22, 2014)
02/07/2014 The Agricultural Act of 2014 (P.L. 113-79, Feb 7, 2014)
02/07/2014 The Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (As Amended Through P.L. 113-79, Effective Feb. 7, 2014)
01/17/2014 The Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (As Amended Through P.L. 113–76, Enacted Jan. 17, 2014)
01/02/2013 The Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (As Amended Through P.L. 112–240, Effective Jan. 2, 2013)
02/01/2011 SNAP Provisions of the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
10/01/2008 The Food and Nutrition Act (As Amended Through P.L. 110–246, Effective Oct. 1, 2008)
06/18/2008 The Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (P.L. 110-246, June 18, 2008)
07/02/2004 The Food Stamp Act of 1977 (As Amended Through P.L. 108–269, July 2, 2004)
12/29/2000 The Food Stamp Act of 1977 (As Amended Through P.L. 106–580, Dec. 29, 2000)
10/28/2000 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2001
02/11/2000 Electronic Benefit Transfer Interoperability and Portability Act of 2000 (Public Law 106–171, Feb. 11, 2000)
08/05/1997 The Balanced Budget Act of 1997 (Public Law 105–33, Aug. 5, 1997)
08/22/1996 Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (P.L. 104–193, Aug. 22, 1996)
08/10/1993 Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993; Chapter 3, Mickey Leland Childhood Hunger Relief Act