MS HB960 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 14 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-14 - Referred To Public Health and Human Services
Pending: House Public Health and Human Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

An Act To Require Recipients Of Benefits Under The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (snap) Or The Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (tanf) Program To Take The Test Of Adult Basic Education (tabe); To Provide That If The Recipient Scores Below The 12th Grade Level In Any Category Of The Tabe, The Recipient Must Enroll In A Program Of Study For The Tabe At A Community College To Become Competent In Those Categories In Which The Recipient Is Deficient, And Take The Tabe Again After Completion Of The Program Of Study; And For Related Purposes.

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Title

SNAP and TANF recipients; require those unemployed to take Test of Adult Basic Education.

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-14HouseReferred To Public Health and Human Services

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