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Coupons are valid for three months after issuance and may not be combined to purchase one converter box. The coupon program begins Jan. 1, 2008. Order a Converter Box Coupon or call 1-888-388-2009. Of the $1.5 billion allocated to the coupon program, $990 million may be used by the NTIA to provide coupons.
Improving the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Similarly, South Carolina included a provision in its budget bill to require the Department of Social Services to provide coupons allowing SNAP recipients to purchase additional fresh fruits and vegetables at grocery stores or farmers markets. The Healthy Bucks program allows beneficiaries to double the amount they spend on produce, up to $10.
Restrictions on Use of Public Assistance Electronic
McKinney's Social Services Law § 147 Whoever knowingly uses, transfers, acquires, alters, purchases, transports or possesses food stamps, food stamp program coupons, authorization cards or electronic access devices which entitle a person to obtain food stamps, in any manner not authorized by section 95 of this chapter shall be guilty of a
State Employee Health Benefits, Insurance and Costs
The State Employees' Insurance Board implementation plan also includes a discount for participation in Wellness Screenings, with a $30 per month wellness premium discount off the single coverage provided the employee has submitted baseline readings for the following health risk factors: Blood pressure, Cholesterol, Glucose and Body mass index.
Gift Cards and Gift Certificates Statutes and Legislation
PLEASE NOTE: Please note the summaries should be used for general informational purposes and not as a legal reference.NCSL is unable to answer questions or provide guidance to citizens or businesses regarding gift cards and gift certificate laws and practices.
had coupons, credit vouchers, etc 9. Unknown – don’t know that it was a robber and don’t know if he demanded money of owner or businessman 10. Unknown – businessman could be owner 11. Unknown – don’t know if anyone dashed out, only says sped away 7. Ask participants to count the number of correct answers as an individual and then as
Marketing and Advertising of Pharmaceuticals
State/bill/ web link Description / excerpts of bill text: CA SB 1765 Sen. Catania. Requires pharmaceutical companies to adopt a Comprehensive Compliance Program that is in accordance with a related federal government publication, to include policies on marketing interactions with health care professionals and limits on gifts and incentives to medical or health professionals, including
Chart of Federal Nutrition Programs
Provides low-income seniors with coupons that can be exchanged for eligible foods at farmers’ markets, roadside stands, and community supported agriculture programs. Department of Aging; Department of Agriculture; Department of Health; Department of Human Service. 816,207 in FY16. $20.3 Million in FY16. Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program
Medicaid Pharmaceutical State Laws and Policies
The discount is described by the Medicaid agency as "an average of 25% savings off retail drug prices." (Passed House and Senate; signed by governor 5/25/01 as Public Law Chapter 293) Notes: 1) Program Description Online; 2) Federal court decisions of 2/25/02 and 12/24/02 affect this law. ME Executive regulation (2001)
State Insurance Mandates and the ACA Essential Benefits
State Health Insurance Mandates and the ACA Essential Health Benefits (EHB) Provisions, with 50-state tables showing differences among states. These benefits applied to health policies for patient treatments beginning Jan. 1, 2014 and updated versions apply by state to the latest enrollments for 2017 and 2018.