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Key Votes

AB 1996 - Food Stamps for Convicted Drug Felons - Key Vote

California Key Votes

Karen Bass voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Stage Details

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (42-35) - (Key vote)

Title: Food Stamps for Convicted Drug Felons

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows a drug felon to receive food stamps under the condition that he or she can provide proof of enrollment in, participation in, placement on a waiting list for, or completion of a qualifying drug treatment program or other approved evidence that illegal use of controlled substances has ceased.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Food Stamps for Convicted Drug Felons


  • SandrĂ© R. Swanson (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
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