A bill to amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to increase the age of eligibility for children to receive benefits under the special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children and to allow States to certify infants for participation in that program for a period of 2 years, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 16, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Jul 16, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 16, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 16, 2015
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S. 1796 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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