To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require that supplemental nutrition assistance benefits be used to purchase only supplemental foods that are eligible for purchase under section 17 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (commonly known as the WIC program).
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 10, 2013
Length: 2 pages
Sep 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 10, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 10, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 23, 2016
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4881 (114th).
H.R. 3073 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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