All Information (Except Text) for S.J.Res.370 - A joint resolution to express the sense of the Congress with regard to eradicating world hunger in the 1990s.101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Pell, Claiborne [D-RI] (Introduced 09/25/1990)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/25/1990 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
There is 1 version of this bill. View text
Click the check-box to add or remove the section, click the text link to scroll to that section.
Titles Actions Overview All Actions Cosponsors Committees Related Bills Subjects Latest Summary All Summaries
Actions Overview (1)
|09/25/1990||Introduced in Senate|
09/25/1990 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|09/25/1990||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.|
Action By: Senate
09/25/1990 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
|Sen. Chafee, John H. [R-RI]*||09/25/1990|
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|Senate Foreign Relations||09/25/1990||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
Latest Summary (1)
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.