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Jan 3, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
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.
Representative for California's 29th congressional district
A bill to extend and improve the National School Lunch Act and the Child Nutrition Act of 1966.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Passed Senate with Changes
The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7”). 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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 18, 1986
Last Action: Sep 11, 1985
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 7 — 99th Congress: School Lunch and Child Nutrition Amendments of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr7
“H.R. 7 — 99th Congress: School Lunch and Child Nutrition Amendments of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr7>
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