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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2422>
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