To prevent childhood obesity.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 11th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2012
Length: 10 pages
Sep 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Sep 20, 2012
H.R. 6461 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). 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 21, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6461>
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