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From Food Stamps to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Legislative Timeline

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Food Stamp Act of 1977 (PL 88-525a)

Food Stamp Act of 1977. To strengthen the agricultural economy; to help to achieve a fuller and more effective use of food abundances; to provide for improved levels of nutrition among low-income households through a cooperative Federal-State program of food assistance to be operated through normal channels of trade; and for other purposes.

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The Food Stamp Act of 1977 (As Amended Through PL 106–580, Dec. 29, 2000)

To strengthen the agricultural economy; to help to achieve a fuller and more effective use of food abundances; to provide for improved levels of nutrition among low-income households through a cooperative Federal-State program of food assistance to be operated through normal channels of trade; and for other purposes.

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Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2001

Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2001

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The Balanced Budget Act of 1997 (PL 105–33)

The Balanced Budget Act of 1997 - PL 105–33

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PL 104-193

PL 104–193 - 104th Congress

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Summary of Food Stamp Provisions Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996

Summary of Food Stamp Provisions Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996.

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Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993; Chapter 3, Mickey Leland Childhood Hunger Relief Act

Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993; Chapter 3, Mickey Leland Childhood Hunger Relief Act
PL 103-66, 107 Stat. 312 - August 10, 1993