To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to provide that Puerto Rico may be treated in the same manner as the several States for the purpose of carrying out the supplemental nutrition assistance program under such Act.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 28, 2012
Length: 8 pages
Mar 28, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Mar 28, 2012
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H.R. 4280 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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