H.R. 4967: Food Bank Assistance Act of 2016

To amend the Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983 relating to the distribution of food; and for other purposes.

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Apr 15, 2016


Referred to Committee on Apr 15, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 15, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Michelle Lujan Grisham

Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2016
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Apr 15, 2016

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H.R. 4967 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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