Legislative Alert: Public Assistance; Income; Resources; Section 8; Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SB 2344) Senate Hearing 02-11-16 1:20pm

Tori McCann color byline 80Legislation introduced by Senator Shimabukuro has been scheduled for hearing before the Senate Committee on Human Services.

Thursday 11, February 2016 1:20 pm

Hawaii State Capitol, Conference Room 016

415 South Beretania Street

SB 2344- Requires the department of human services to disregard subsidies received directly by an applicant or recipient or payments made on behalf of or directly to an applicant or recipient of public assistance from the section 8 housing voucher program of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development for purposes of qualifying for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.

Keep up to date on the bill click here: http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=SB&billnumber=2344

There is also a house companion to our bill HB 1817

Information on HB 1817  click here: pitol.hawaii.gov/measure_indiv.aspx?billtype=HB&billnumber=1816&year

The last day to submit testimony is Wednesday 10 February 1:20pm. Testimony received after the deadline will not be put into public record however, you are still welcome to testify at the hearing.

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