To authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to make grants to community-based organizations and local redevelopment agencies operating in low-income communities to promote increased access to and consumption of fresh fruits, fresh vegetables, and other healthy foods among residents of such communities, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 1, 2011
Length: 6 pages
Nov 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 4, 2007
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 45 (110th).
Nov 1, 2011
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H.R. 3291 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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