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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 14th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 26, 2013
Length: 2 pages
Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 26, 2013
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H.R. 1794 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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