H.R. 3652 (112th): Stopping Needless Additional Performance Bonuses (SNAP) Act of 2011

Introduced:
Dec 13, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Scott DesJarlais
Representative for Tennessee's 4th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Dec 13, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1182 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 14, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on December 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Dec 13, 2011
Referred to Committee Dec 13, 2011
 
Full Title

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to repeal the authority to make performance-based bonus payments to States.

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Cosponsors
29 cosponsors (29R) (show)
Committees

House Agriculture

Nutrition and Horticulture

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12/13/2011--Introduced.
Stopping Needless Additional Performance Bonuses (SNAP) Act of 2011 - Amends the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (formerly known as the Food Stamp Act of 1977) to repeal the authority to make performance-based bonus payments to states under the supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP, formerly food stamps).

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