A bill to reauthorize, and improve the operation of, the food stamp program, the commodity supplemental food program, and the temporary emergency food assistance program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
May 8, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 8, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 16th congressional district
This is the first step in the legislative process.
H.R. 2422 (99th) 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 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 2422 — 99th Congress: Food Stamp and Commodity Distribution Improvement Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2422
“H.R. 2422 — 99th Congress: Food Stamp and Commodity Distribution Improvement Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. March 24, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2422>
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