To provide for health care premium assistance; and to amend the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to exclude unemployment compensation for purposes of determining eligibility and benefits under such Act.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2002
Length: 14 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced on July 26, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jul 26, 2002
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H.R. 5297 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5297. This is the one from the 107th Congress.
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