New Cosponsor — Sep 28, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lois Capps [D-CA24]
The bill now has 5 cosponsors (4 Democrats, 1 Republican).
May 5, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 5, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 5, 2010
Length: 142 pages
To provide a comprehensive approach to preventing and treating obesity.
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