H.R.8888: Food Security for All Veterans Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced Sept. 19, 2022
  • Latest Major Action Oct. 11, 2022

Bill Versions

Bill Summary

Food Security for All Veterans Act This bill establishes the Office of Food Security within the Department of Veterans Affairs to, among other duties, provide information to veterans concerning the eligibility requirements for federal nutrition assistance programs and develop policies to identify and treat veterans experiencing food insecurity.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 4 statements associated with H.R.8888.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 11, 2022
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Sept. 29, 2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 376 - 49 (Roll no. 469). (consideration: CR H2876-8277)
Sept. 29, 2022
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2876-8277)
Sept. 29, 2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 376 - 49 (Roll no. 469).
Sept. 29, 2022
Considered as unfinished business.
Sept. 29, 2022
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H8276-8277)
Sept. 29, 2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 376 - 49 (Roll no. 469). (text: CR H8181)
Sept. 29, 2022
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Sept. 28, 2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8181-8184; text: CR H8181)
Sept. 28, 2022
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Sept. 28, 2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8181-8184)
Sept. 28, 2022
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Sept. 28, 2022
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 8888.
Sept. 28, 2022
Mr. Takano moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Sept. 21, 2022
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
Sept. 21, 2022
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Sept. 20, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity.
Sept. 20, 2022
Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Discharged.
Sept. 19, 2022
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Sept. 19, 2022

Introduced in the House by Mary Peltola (D-Alaska)

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