Bill Summary

SB 1260 Relating to Restrictions on Use of Public Assistance Benefits (2017 Session)
Restrictions on Use of Public Assistance Benefits; Prohibiting the use of electronic benefits transfer cards to purchase soft drinks or candy; directing the Department of Children and Families to request a waiver to prohibit the use of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits to purchase soft drinks or candy, etc. Effective Date: 7/1/2017
02/27/17
SENATE
Filed
03/06/17
SENATE
Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations
03/29/17
SENATE
On Committee agenda - Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 04/03/17, 1:30 pm, 401 S
04/03/17
SENATE
Favorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; 4 Yeas, 1 Nay
04/03/17
SENATE
Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
05/05/17
SENATE
Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
05/08/17
SENATE
Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services
S 1260
Filed on 02/27/17
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