S.2245 - A bill to provide that surplus products should be provided to carry out the temporary emergency food assistance program before certain dairy export programs, to extend such dairy export programs, and for other purposes.100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Melcher, John [D-MT] (Introduced 03/31/1988)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/14/1988 Committee on Agriculture. Provisions of measure incorporated into measure S. 2560 ordered to be reported. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2245 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/31/1988)
Amends the Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983 to state that the dairy export incentive program and the export sales of dairy products program shall not be operated in a way that will reduce the dairy products available for the temporary emergency food assistance program (TEFAP).
Extends TEFAP, including storage and distribution authorizations, through FY 1990.
Increases the amount of TEFAP funds for emergency feeding organizations.
Amends the Food Security Act of 1985 to extend through FY 1991: (1) the dairy export incentive program; and (2) the export sales of dairy products program.