Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Apr 12, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
This bill was introduced on April 12, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district
4/12/1983--Introduced.Amends the Agricultural Act of 1949 to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to furnish agricultural commodities acquired by the Commodity Credit Corporation through price support operations for famine relief. Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2517”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2517 — 98th Congress: A bill to increase food donations to needy persons outside the United States.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2517
“H.R. 2517 — 98th Congress: A bill to increase food donations to needy persons outside the United States..” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr2517>
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