H.R. 2422 (99th): Food Stamp and Commodity Distribution Improvement Act of 1985

Introduced:

May 8, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Leon Panetta

Representative for California's 16th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 8, 1985
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
48 cosponsors (44D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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