New Cosponsor — Sep 28, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lois Capps [D-CA24]
The bill now has 5 cosponsors (4 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5209”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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