S. 1483 (100th): A bill to reestablish food bank special nutrition projects, to establish food bank demonstration projects, and for other purposes.

Jul 10, 1987 (100th Congress, 1987–1988)
Died (Reported by Committee)
Henry Heinz III
Senator from Pennsylvania
Related Bills
H.R. 3057 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 1987

S. 2560 (Related)
Hunger Prevention Act of 1988

Signed by the President
Sep 19, 1988


This bill was introduced on June 14, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jul 10, 1987
Referred to Committee Jul 10, 1987
Reported by Committee Jun 14, 1988

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4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

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Amends the Agricultural Act of 1980 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to submit an annual report to the Congress on food bank special nutrition projects.
(Under current law, a final report was due on January 1, 1984.) Directs the Secretary to:
(1) carry out at least one food bank demonstration project in each of the standard Federal regions; and
(2) report to the Congress, not later than January 3, 1990, on such projects.
Terminates the Secretary's authority with respect to the demonstration projects on December 31, 1990.

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