Introduced by Rep. Andy Meisner (D) on June 14, 2007
To distribute food stamps to individuals on a twice-a-month basis, instead of monthly. Note: Some grocery stores have complained of monthly "boom/bust" cycles related to when food stamps are distributed. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Families and Childrens Services Committee on June 14, 2007
Reported in the House on February 20, 2008
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on February 28, 2008
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on February 28, 2008