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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Mar 2, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced on June 14, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Massachusetts
Passed House — Aug 8, 1988
A bill to provide hunger relief, and for other purposes.
3/2/1988--Introduced.Emergency Hunger Relief Act of 1988 - TitleI - Family Self Sufficiency ImprovementSubtitleA - Food Stamp ProgramAmends the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to increase the minimum food stamp program ... Read more >
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Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4060 (100th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 2123 (100th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2123”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Last Action: Aug 8, 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 19, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2123 — 100th Congress: Emergency Hunger Relief Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2123
“S. 2123 — 100th Congress: Emergency Hunger Relief Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2123>
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