Status Summary

SB 5776 was referred to the Senate Human Services, Mental Health and Housing Committee and was scheduled for a hearing. Therefore, this bill is dead.

Legislative Session

2015

Status

Died

Sponsor

Sen. Braun

SB 5776 removes language allowing the state to exempt counties or subcounty areas from the federal food stamp requirement (applies to single adults without dependents between the ages of 18-50) and inserts language prohibiting the state from seeking, accepting, or maintaining any waivers from the federal food stamp work requirements in P.L. 104-193. The state is further directed to terminate any federal work requirement waivers in existence on the effective date of this section.