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2019 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to program providing financial assistance to recipients who receive supplemental nutrition assistance; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Requires Department of Human Services to contract with nonprofit organization to implement and administer program to assist recipients of supplemental nutrition assistance in purchasing locally grown fruits and vegetables from farmers' markets, farm share sites and retail outlets that participate in program.
Requires Department of Human Services to adopt by rule] contract with nonprofit organization to implement and administer program that provides financial assistance] to assist recipients of supplemental nutrition assistance for] in purchasing locally grown fruits and vegetables from participating] farmers' markets, farm share sites and retail outlets that participate in program. Requires program match amounts that recipient spends on certain eligible foods.] Appropriates moneys from General Fund to department to be distributed to nonprofit organization that has contracted with department to implement and administer program and match amounts that recipient spends on certain eligible foods. Sunsets January 2, 2022. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In Senate Committee
Current Committee: Joint Committee On Ways and Means
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Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations: Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents
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