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H.R. 5118 (100th): A bill to amend section 311 the Older Americans Act of 1965 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to provide assistance for 2 meals served daily per person.

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Jul 28, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mario Biaggi

Representative for New York's 19th congressional district




Jul 28, 1988

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H.R. 5118 (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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