H.R. 5838 (94th): A bill to amend Public Law 93-233 to extend for an additional 12 months (until July 1, 1976) the eligibility of supplemental security income recipients for food stamps.


Apr 10, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 10, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Carney
Representative for Ohio's 19th congressional district

See Instead:

H.R. 7558 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 3, 1975

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
4/10/1975--Introduced.Extends for an additional 12 month period ending July 1, 1976, the eligibility of recipients of Social Security supplemental security income benefits to receive food stamps.

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H.R. 7558 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 3, 1975

H.R. 6850 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 8, 1975

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Apr 10, 1975


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