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- Full Title
A bill 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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The “S.” in “S. 811” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 811 — 113th Congress: Halal and Kosher Food Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s811
“S. 811 — 113th Congress: Halal and Kosher Food Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s811>
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