H.R. 3100 (111th): Food Desert Oasis Act of 2009


Jun 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bobby Rush

Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2009
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish the Food Desert Oasis Pilot Program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/26/2009--Introduced.Food Desert Oasis Act of 2009 - Designates certain U.S. cities as Food Desert Zones. Defines a "qualified food desert business" as a wholesale or retail business that derives at ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 26, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3100”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (17D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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