A bill to extend the food stamp program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jul 22, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 22, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 14th congressional district
Feb 26, 1979
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2412 (96th).
Aug 14, 1979
Earlier Version — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4057 (96th).
Jul 22, 1982
H.R. 6844 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 6844 — 97th Congress: Food Stamp Act Amendments of 1982. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6844
“H.R. 6844 — 97th Congress: Food Stamp Act Amendments of 1982.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. August 19, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr6844>
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