To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to make temporary assistance available to support community food security projects designed to meet the food needs of low-income people, increase the self-reliance of communities in providing for their own food needs, and promote comprehensive, inclusive, and future-oriented solutions to local food, farm, and nutrition problems.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 11, 1995
Length: 5 pages
104th Congress (1995–1996)
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33 Cosponsors (29 Democrats, 3 Republicans, 1 Independent)
Jul 11, 1995
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