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Jul 31, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Missouri's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2012
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to prevent the payment of cash to recipients of supplemental nutrition assistance for the return of empty bottles and cans used to contain food purchased with benefits provided under such Act.
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Last Action: Jan 14, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6239 — 112th Congress: SNAP Fraud Prevention Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6239
“H.R. 6239 — 112th Congress: SNAP Fraud Prevention Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. August 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6239>
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