H.R. 350 (112th): Anti-hunger Empowerment Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jan 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 19, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

José Serrano

Representative for New York's 16th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 19, 2011
Length: 33 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide greater access to the supplemental nutrition assistance program by reducing duplicative and burdensome administrative requirements, authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to award grants to certain community-based nonprofit feeding and anti-hunger groups for the purpose of establishing and implementing a Beyond the Soup Kitchen Pilot Program for certain socially and economically disadvantaged populations, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 19, 2011
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Nutrition

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Votes

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 176 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 2009

H.R. 208 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 2013

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