About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to authorize demonstration projects that provide certain participants in the special supplemental food program with coupons for use at farmers markets.
- Summary (CRS)
2/4/1988--Introduced.Farmer to Family Nutrition Enhancement Act - Authorizes three-year demonstration projects in seven States to provide coupons (between ten and 20 dollars' worth) to special supplemental food program (WIC) and ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Feb 4, 1988
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Jun 14, 1988
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2043”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
4 cosponsors (2R, 2D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Hunger Prevention Act of 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 19, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2043 — 100th Congress: Farmer to Family Nutrition Enhancement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2043
“S. 2043 — 100th Congress: Farmer to Family Nutrition Enhancement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2043>
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