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      house Committees
      House Committee on Agriculture
      Department Operations, Oversight, and Nutrition
    IntroducedJune 25th, 2009

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Title

Worker Eligibility Fairness Act of 2009

Official Title

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to remove the ineligibility of individuals who participate in a strike.

Summary

Worker Eligibility Fairness Act of 2009 - Amends the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to eliminate the provision making a federal, state, or local government employee who is dismissed for participating in a strike against the federal government, the state, or a political subdivision of the state ineligible for the supplemental nutrition assistance program (formerly the food stamp program).

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