Food Stamp Program, Regulatory Review: Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) Provisions of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996

Last Published: 08/29/2017

On August 22, 1996, the President signed the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996. This rule proposes to implement the Electronic Benefit Transfer provisions found in Section 825 of this law which affect the Food Stamp Program. These provisions are meant to encourage implementation of Electronic Benefit Transfer systems to replace food stamp coupons.

Type: 
Proposed Rule
RIN: 
0584-AC44
Publication Date: 
Jueves, Mayo 27, 1999
Comment Period End Date: 
Lunes, Julio 26, 1999