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House Committee on AgricultureDepartment Operations, Oversight, and NutritionIntroducedJune 25th, 2009
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Worker Eligibility Fairness Act of 2009
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to remove the ineligibility of individuals who participate in a strike.
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).