S. 757 (102nd): Mickey Leland Childhood Hunger Relief Act

Introduced:

Mar 21, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 21, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick Leahy
Senator from Vermont
Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to respond to the hunger emergency afflicting American families and children, to attack the causes of hunger among all Americans, to ensure an adequate diet for low-income people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness because of the shortage of affordable housing, to promote self-sufficiency among food stamp recipients, to assist families affected by adverse economic conditions, to simplify food assistance programs' administration, and for other purposes.

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H.R. 1202 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 16, 1991

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The “S.” in “S. 757” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Mar 21, 1991
Reported by Committee
Nov 21, 1991

Details

Cosponsors
14 cosponsors (13D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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