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2020 Senate Bill 1006: Remove drug conviction as bar to food stamps

Public Act 392 of 2020

Introduced by Sen. Jim Ananich (D) on June 25, 2020
To establish that having more than one felony drug crime conviction does not automatically make an individual ineligible to receive food stamps.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Families,Seniors and Veterans Committee on June 25, 2020
Reported in the Senate on September 23, 2020
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Amendment offered in the Senate on September 29, 2020
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on September 29, 2020
To establish that a having more than one drug crime felony conviction or not automatically make an individual ineligible to receive food stamps (but does bar cash welfare benefits).
Received in the House on September 30, 2020
Referred to the House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee on September 30, 2020
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on January 4, 2021

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