About the bill
- Full Title
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 228 (113th).
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. May 3, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6239>
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