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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
May 8, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
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
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.
5/8/1985--Introduced.Food Stamp and Commodity Distribution Improvement Act of 1985 - TitleI - Food Stamp and Related ProvisionsAmends the Food Stamp Act of 1977 to make homeless persons eligible to participate ... 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. 2422”). 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. 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. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2422>
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