senate Bill S5673

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 31, 2012 signed chap.41
May 21, 2012 delivered to governor
Apr 30, 2012 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.506
substituted for s5673
Apr 30, 2012 substituted by a8005
Apr 25, 2012 advanced to third reading
Apr 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Apr 18, 2012 1st report cal.506
Jan 04, 2012 referred to social services
Jun 09, 2011 referred to social services

Votes

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Apr 18, 2012 - Social Services committee Vote

S5673
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Social Services Committee Vote: Apr 18, 2012

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S5673 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8005
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §95, Soc Serv L

S5673 - Summary

Establishes the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

S5673 - Sponsor Memo

S5673 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5673

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 9, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Social Services

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to establishment of
  the supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP)

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Section 95 of the social services law, as added by chapter
225 of the laws of 1965, subdivisions 1, 2 and 3 as amended  by  chapter
1015  of  the  laws of 1969, subdivision 6 as added by chapter 22 of the
laws of 1983, subdivisions 7 and 8 as added by chapter 452 of  the  laws
of  1986,  subdivision  9  as  added by section 53 and subdivision 10 as
added by section 148-b of part B of chapter 436 of  the  laws  of  1997,
paragraphs  (b)  and  (k) of subdivision 10 as amended by chapter 360 of
the laws of 2003 and subdivision 11 as added by chapter 333 of the  laws
of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
  S  95.  [Food stamp] SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE program (SNAP).
1. (a) The [department] OFFICE is authorized to submit  [the]  ANY  plan
required by the federal [food stamp act of nineteen hundred sixty-four,]
GOVERNMENT  TO  PARTICIPATE  IN  THE  SUPPLEMENTAL  NUTRITION ASSISTANCE
PROGRAM (SNAP) to the secretary of the [federal] UNITED  STATES  depart-
ment  of agriculture for approval, and to act for the state in any nego-
tiations relative to the submission and approval of such plan,  and  may
make  such arrangements and take such action, not inconsistent with law,
as may be required to obtain and retain such approval, to implement such
plan, and to secure for the state the  benefits  available  [under  such
act].
  (b)  The [department] OFFICE is authorized to accept a designation, in
accordance with the provisions of section twenty-nine OF  THIS  CHAPTER,
under  any  other federal law which may make [food stamps] SNAP BENEFITS
available for needy families and individuals, and to perform such  func-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10821-03-1

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