S. 2415 (100th): A bill to provide that surplus dairy products should be provided to carry out the temporary emergency food assistance program before certain dairy export programs, to extend such dairy export programs and such food assistance program, and for other purposes.


May 19, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

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


John Melcher

Senator from Montana


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/19/1988--Introduced.Amends the Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983 to state that the dairy export incentive program and the export sales of dairy products program shall not be operated in ... Read more >

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May 19, 1988

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Jun 14, 1988
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2415”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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S. 2560 (Related)
Hunger Prevention Act of 1988

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 19, 1988

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