Engrossed Senate Bill (H)

DIGEST

Asset limitation for SNAP eligibility. Requires the division of family resources to: (1) beginning January 1, 2018, implement within the federal Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) an expanded eligibility category and specifies a countable asset limitation for resources of $10,000 in determining an individual's SNAP eligibility; and (2) notify the United States Department of Agriculture of the implementation of expanded categorical eligibility under SNAP. Specifies certain resources assets that may not be counted as an asset for purposes of SNAP eligibility. Requires the division to require a SNAP applicant to only attest that the individual's resources do not exceed $10,000 Asset limitation for SNAP eligibility. Requires the division of family resources to: (1) beginning January 1, 2018, implement within the federal Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) an expanded eligibility category and specifies a countable asset limitation for resources of $10,000 in determining an individual's SNAP eligibility; and (2) notify the United States Department of Agriculture of the implementation of expanded categorical eligibility under SNAP. Specifies certain resources assets that may not be counted as an asset for purposes of SNAP eligibility. Requires the division to require a SNAP applicant to only attest that the individual's resources do not exceed $10,000 in determining an individual's SNAP eligibility. ... View more