H.Res.564 - Recognizing the critical importance of the supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP), formerly called the food stamp program.112th Congress (2011-2012)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] (Introduced 02/27/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||04/12/2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Nutrition and Horticulture .|
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Summary: H.Res.564 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/27/2012)
Recognizes: (1) that no ethnic, demographic, religious, or cultural group has been unaffected by our economic struggles; and (2) the significance of the supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP).
Supports adequate funding for SNAP as a means of preventing hunger and strengthening the nation.