94th Congress > Senate > Vote 8

Date: 1975-02-05

Result: 83-10

Vote Subject Matter: Social Welfare / Domestic Social Policy

Bill number: HR1589

Description: TO PASS H.R. 1589, A BILL TO PROHIBIT INCREASES IN THE COST OF COUPONS TO FOOD STAMP RECIPIENTS UNTIL DEC. 30, 1975.

Bill summary: (Reported to House from the Committee on Agriculture with amendment, H. Rept. 94-2) Provides that the charge imposed on any household for a coupon allotment under Food Stamp Act after the date of enactment of this Act and prior to December 30, 1975, may not exceed the charge that would have been imposed on such household for such coupon allotment under rules and regulations promulgated under such Act and in effect on January 1, 1975.

Bill titles: An Act to suspend increases in the costs of coupons to food stamp recipients as a result of recent administrative actions.; A bill to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1964.

Original source documents: Digest of the Congressional Record vol. 121-15, p. S1594;

Links for more info on the vote: congress.gov

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