S. 2475 (100th): Farmers’ Market Nutrition Enhancement Act


Jun 7, 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.


Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Senator from Iowa


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1986 to authorize the establishment of a demonstration project to provide coupons to recipients of assistance under the special supplemental food program for women, infants, and children for use at farmers' markets.

Summary (CRS)

6/7/1988--Introduced.Farmers' Market Nutrition Enhancement Act - Amends the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to authorize three-year demonstration project grants in seven States to provide coupons (between ten and 20 dollars' ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 7, 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. 2475”). 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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Related Bills

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S. 2560 (Related)
Hunger Prevention Act of 1988

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 19, 1988

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