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H.R.3102: Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about agriculture and food
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Sponsor Frank D. Lucas, R-Okla.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Sept. 16, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 20, 2013
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013 - Title I: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - (Sec. 101) Amends the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to prohibit the payment of a deposit fee in excess of any state fee reimbursement to recipients of supplemental nutrition assistance (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program) for the return of empty bottles and cans used to contain food purchased with SNAP benefits.

(Sec. 102) Requires participating retail food stores to: (1) offer perishable goods in at least three staple food categories, and (2) provide adequate electronic benefit transfer (EBT) service.

Requires participating retail food stores (including restaurants participating in a state option restaurant program intended to serve the elderly, disabled, and homeless), with certain except...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 20, 2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
Sept. 23, 2013 Received in the Senate.
Sept. 19, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 19, 2013

On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 217 - 210 (Roll No. 476). (text: CR H5694-5705)

Sept. 19, 2013

On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 193 - 230 (Roll no. 475). (consideration: CR H5720-5721)

Sept. 19, 2013 The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection. (consideration: CR H5719; text: CR H5719)
Sept. 19, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Gallego motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to prohibit the underlying bill from delaying the issuance of benefits to veterans, the elderly, pregnant women, or children in the event of a Government shutdown or default.
Sept. 19, 2013 Mr. Gallego moved to recommit with instructions to Agriculture. (consideration: CR H5719-5721; text: CR H5719)
Sept. 19, 2013 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule. (consideration: CR H5719)
Sept. 19, 2013 DEBATE - The House continued with debate on H.R. 3102.
Sept. 19, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 3102.
Sept. 19, 2013 Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 687, H.R. 1526 and H.R. 3102. Measures will be considered read.
Sept. 19, 2013 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 351. (consideration: CR H5694-5721)
Sept. 19, 2013 Rule H. Res. 351 passed House.
Sept. 18, 2013 Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 351 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 687, H.R. 1526 and H.R. 3102. Measures will be considered read.
Sept. 16, 2013 Referred to House Foreign Affairs
Sept. 16, 2013 Referred to House Education and the Workforce
Sept. 16, 2013 Referred to House Agriculture