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      house Committees
      House Committee on Agriculture
      House Committee on Ways and Means
    IntroducedSeptember 9th, 2013

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Title

Local Food for Healthy Families Act of 2013

Official Title

To provide for the establishment of the Local Food for Healthy Families Program.

Summary

Local Food for Healthy Families Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to establish the local food for healthy families program to make grants to specified entities to provide low-income families receiving supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits (SNAP, formerly known as the food stamp program) with incentives to purchase fruits and vegetables.