Bill Text: MI HB5461 | 2021-2022 | 101st Legislature | Introduced

Bill Title: Human services: food assistance; food stamp work requirement waivers; modify. Amends 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.1 - 400.119b) by adding sec. 14n.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 8-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2022-02-22 - Referred To Second Reading [HB5461 Detail]

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October 21, 2021, Introduced by Reps. Steven Johnson, Outman, Markkanen, Meerman, Yaroch, Beeler, Bezotte and Wozniak and referred to the Committee on Families, Children, and Seniors.

A bill to amend 1939 PA 280, entitled

"The social welfare act,"

(MCL 400.1 to 400.119b) by adding section 14n.

the people of the state of michigan enact:

Sec. 14n. Unless expressly required by federal law, the department must obtain specific authorization from the legislature before seeking, applying for, accepting, or renewing a waiver of work requirements established by the supplemental nutrition assistance program under 7 USC 2015(o) for food assistance benefits.