New Cosponsor — Jun 3, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Kerry Bentivolio [R-MI11, 2013-2014]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (8 Republicans).
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Apr 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Indiana's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2013
Length: 20 pages
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1657”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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“H.R. 1657 — 113th Congress: To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to improve the supplemental nutrition assistance ....” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1657>
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