H.R. 7 (99th): School Lunch and Child Nutrition Amendments of 1985


Jan 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on November 22, 1985 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.


Augustus “Gus” Hawkins

Representative for California's 29th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to extend and improve the National School Lunch Act and the Child Nutrition Act of 1966.

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H.J.Res. 738 (Related)
A joint resolution making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1987, and for other ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 18, 1986

H.Res. 262 (rule)

Last Action: Sep 11, 1985

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 7” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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Jan 3, 1985
Reported by Committee
May 7, 1985
Passed House
Sep 18, 1985
Passed Senate with Changes
Nov 22, 1985
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.


61 cosponsors (60D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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