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Sep 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2012
Length: 10 pages
To prevent childhood obesity.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6461”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6461 — 112th Congress: Measures to Prevent Childhood Obesity Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6461
“H.R. 6461 — 112th Congress: Measures to Prevent Childhood Obesity Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6461>
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