To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require that supplemental nutrition assistance benefits be used to purchase only supplemental foods that are eligible for purchase under section 17 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (commonly known as the WIC program).
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 17, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Jul 17, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 17, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 17, 2018
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H.R. 6394 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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