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A joint resolution to express the sense of the Congress with regard to eradicating world hunger in the 1990s.

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09/25/1990Introduced in Senate

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09/25/1990Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
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Sen. Chafee, John H. [R-RI]* 09/25/1990

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Senate Foreign Relations09/25/1990 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (09/25/1990)

Expresses the sense of the Congress that the United States should work with other nations, agencies, and private voluntary organizations to overcome hunger in the 1990's by supporting efforts to: (1) eliminate deaths from famine through a commitment to humanitarian food aid, the expansion of famine prevention systems, and efforts to provide safe passage of food in areas of armed conflict; (2) reduce by 50 percent chronic hunger among the world's poorest people; (3) decrease by 50 percent malnutrition among women and children through efforts to enhance child survival and to reduce nutritional anemia in women; and (4) eradicate major nutritional deficiency diseases by providing vitamin A to prevent blindness and death and by providing iodine to prevent goiter and cretinism.