H.R. 1794 (113th): Halal and Kosher Food Act of 2013

Introduced:

Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph “Joe” Crowley

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983 to provide for the increased purchase of Kosher and Halal food and to modify the labeling of the commodities list under the emergency food assistance program to enable Kosher and Halal food bank operators to identify which commodities to obtain from local food banks.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 26, 2013
 
Introduced

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