H.R.2756 - To amend section 311 of the Older Americans Act of 1965 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to provide assistance for 2 meals served daily per person.101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Downey, Thomas J. [D-NY-2] (Introduced 06/27/1989)|
|Committees:||House - Education and Labor|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/12/1989 Referred to the Subcommittee on Human Resources. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
Text: H.R.2756 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
There is one version of the bill.
Text available as:
- Bill and resolution texts for 1989-1992 (101st-102nd Congresses) predate authenticated digital publishing.
Introduced in House
HR 2756 IH 101st CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 2756 To amend section 311 of the Older Americans Act of 1965 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to provide assistance for 2 meals served daily per person. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES June 27, 1989 Mr. DOWNEY introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and Labor A BILL To amend section 311 of the Older Americans Act of 1965 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to provide assistance for 2 meals served daily per person. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. ASSISTANCE FOR MEALS. The first sentence of section 311(a)(4) of the Older Americans Act of 1965 (42 U.S.C. 3030a(a)(4)) is amended by inserting before the period the following: `and, if 2 meals are served daily per person, shall provide such assistance for both meals if the aggregate nutritional value of such 2 meals satisfies two-thirds of the dietary allowance established from time to time by the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences'. SEC. 2. EFFECTIVE DATE. The amendment made by section 1 shall take effect on October 1, 1989.