Description: TO PASS H.R. 14514, STATE CASH-OUT STATUS UNDER THE SUPPLEMENTAL SECURITY INCOME PROGRAM PERMITTING CALIFORNIA PAY RECIPIENTS SPECIAL BONUSES.
Bill summary: (Measure passed House, amended, roll call #569 (210-179)) Authorizes the State of California to elect not to implement the food stamp program for beneficiaries of supplemental security income but to provide instead for a higher level of State supplementary benefits under Title XVI (Supplemental Security Income for the Aged, Blind, and Disabled) of the Social Security Act.
Bill titles: A bill to permit a State which no longer qualifies for hold harmless treatment under the supplemental security income program to elect to remain a food stamp cash-out State upon condition that it pass though a part of the 1976 cost-of-living increase in SSI benefits and all of any subsequent increases in such benefits.
Original source documents: Digest of the Congressional Record vol. 122-115, p. H7935;
Links for more info on the vote: congress.gov