To reduce hunger in the United States by half by 2010, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 26, 2005
Length: 21 pages
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on May 26, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 26, 2005
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Dec 8, 2006
Companion Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1120 (109th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 2717 (109th).
H.R. 2717 (109th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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