2007 Farm Bill: Description of the House-Passed Nutrition Provisions
Publication Date: November 2007
Author(s): Dorothy Rosenbaum
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: Economic projections; Food insecurity; Food costs; Federal budget
The nutrition provisions include about $4 billion over five years in improvements for the Food Stamp Program and the Emergency Food Assistance Program, as well as numerous program oversight, reauthorization, and technical provisions.