About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to assure low-income households the opportunity to attain adequate levels of nutrition by increasing their purchasing power, to strengthen the food sector of the economy.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 12777 (94th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2649 — 95th Congress: Food Stamp Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr2649
“H.R. 2649 — 95th Congress: Food Stamp Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1977. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr2649>
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