“SNAP is essential in protecting the most vulnerable citizens during tough times, but we need to have a complete understanding of its mission and purpose.” That was the message from House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway this week as the committee began its top-to-bottom review of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), previously known as food stamps.
H.R. 3509, Agriculture Credit Act of 2009
Issues: Farm Bill
To reauthorize State agricultural mediation programs under title V of the Agricultural Credit Act of 1987. Passed Committee by voice vote and ordered to be reported favorably to the House with the recommendation that it pass, on March 3, 2010.
- H.R.3509 - Rep. Collin C. Peterson, D-Minn. (introduced 7/31/2009)
- Publication: FY 2011 Budget Views and Estimates Letter