Bill Sponsors: IL HB0167 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Administration Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that subject to federal approval, on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the LINK card issued by the Department of Human Services for the purpose of enabling cardholders to obtain Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits or cash shall only be used for in-state transactions. Provides that the Department shall adopt rules necessary to implement this provision.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 2-1)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-29 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee [HB0167 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Representative Thomas Bennett [R]PrimarySponsored BillsHD-106FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Darren Bailey [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-109FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Representative Monica Bristow [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsHD-111FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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