H.Res. 90 (113th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Committee on Agriculture should not propose any reduction in the availability or amount of benefits provided under the supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP) in effect under the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008, and that the House of Representatives should reject any proposed legislation that includes any provisions that reduce the availability or amount of benefits provided under SNAP.

Introduced:

Feb 28, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on February 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” McGovern

Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2013
Length: 4 pages

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2/28/2013--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that in this Congress the Committee on Agriculture should not propose any reduction in the availability or amount of benefits under the ... Read more >
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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 90” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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Introduced
Feb 28, 2013

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