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Hunger Prevention Act of 1988

Hunger Prevention Act of 1988
PL 100-435, 102 Stat. 1645-1677 - Sept. 19, 1988

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Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1982

Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1982
PL 97-253, 96 Stat. 763-807 - Sept. 8, 1982

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Food Stamp and Commodity Distribution Amendments of 1981

Food Stamp and Commodity Distribution Amendments of 1981
PL 97-98, 95 Stat. 1213-1358 - Dec. 22, 1981

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Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981

Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981
PL 97-35, 95 Stat. 357-933 - Aug. 13, 1981

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Amendments to the Food Stamp Act 1980

Amendments to the Food Stamp Act
PL 96-249, 94 Stat. 357-370 - May 26, 1980

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Legislative Summary - The Food Stamp Act of 1964

It is hereby declared to be the policy of Congress, in order to promote the general welfare, to safeguard the health and well-being of the Nation’s population by raising levels of nutrition among low-income households. Congress hereby finds that the limited food purchasing power of low-income households contributes to hunger and malnutrition among members of such households.

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Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act of 1973

Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act of 1973
PL 93-86, 87 Stat. 221-250 - Aug. 10, 1973

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Amendments to The Food Stamp Act

Amendments to The Food Stamp Act of 1964
PL 91-671, 84 Stat. 2048-2052 - Jan. 11, 1971

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The Food Stamp Act of 1964 (PL 88-525)

The Food Stamp Act of 1964. To strengthen the agricultural economy; to help to achieve a fuller and more effective use of food abundances; to provide for improved levels of nutrition among low-income households through a cooperative Federal-State program of food assistance to be operated through normal channels of trade; and for other purposes.