S. 811 (113th): Halal and Kosher Food Act of 2013


Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kirsten Gillibrand
Junior Senator from New York


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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 2 pages

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H.R. 1794 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 26, 2013

About the bill

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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1794 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2013

H.R. 3102 (Related)
Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 19, 2013

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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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Apr 25, 2013


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