H.R. 4060 (100th): Emergency Hunger Relief Act of 1988

A bill to provide hunger relief, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 2, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 8, 1988 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Leon Panetta

Representative for California's 16th congressional district

Democrat

History

Mar 2, 1988
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 12, 1988
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Aug 8, 1988
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 4060 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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