H.R.2428 - To encourage the donation of food and grocery products to nonprofit organizations for distribution to needy individuals by giving the Model Good Samaritan Food Donation Act the full force and effect of law.104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Danner, Pat [D-MO-6] (Introduced 09/29/1995)|
|Committees:||House - Economic and Educational Opportunities|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 104-661|
|Latest Action:||10/01/1996 Became Public Law No: 104-210. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2428 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (08/02/1996)
Amends the National and Community Service Act of 1990 with respect to the Good Samaritan Food Donation Act to: (1) eliminate references to it as "only" a model law; (2) retitle it as the Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act; and (3) transfer it to the Child Nutrition Act of 1966.
Sets forth a donation liability standard for nonprofit organizations. States that: (1) persons, gleaners, or nonprofit organizations shall not be exempt for injury or death caused by their gross negligence (as defined by this Act) or intentional misconduct; and (2) this Act shall not supersede State or local health regulations.