To decrease the incidence of food waste, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Maine's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 27, 2017
Length: 37 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on July 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Several Agriculture Provisions Written by Pingree Included in Senate Farm Bill”
— Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME1] (Sponsor) on Jun 8, 2018
“Pingree Joins Secretary of Agriculture Perdue for Roundtable on Food Waste Reduction”
— Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME1] (Sponsor) on May 8, 2018
“Congresswoman Pingree introduces bicameral Food Recovery Act”
— Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME1] (Sponsor) on Jul 31, 2017
Dec 7, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4184 (114th).
Jul 27, 2017
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H.R. 3444 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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