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ERIC Number: ED255497
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jun-20
Pages: 292
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
H.R. 4684--National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Act of 1984. Joint Hearing before the Subcommittee on Science, Research and Technology of the Committee on Science and Technology and the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Research, and Foreign Agriculture of the Committee on Agriculture. House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC.
This report contains testimony regarding House Resolution 4684, the National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Act of 1984. The primary purpose of the bill is to: (1) implement a coordinated national nutrition monitoring and related research program; (2) provide a scientific basis for the improvement of the nutritional status of the population; and (3) judge the nutritional quality of the U.S. food supply. Unabridged testimony is presented from: (1) the Director of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell Universitiy; (2) the Director of Nutrition Services, Rhode Island Department of Health; (3) the Assistant Director of Nutrition Research, National Dairy Council; (4) a nutritionist from the Food Research and Action Center, accompanied by a policy analyst from Bread for the World; (5) the Assistant Secretary for Health, Department of Health and Human Services; (6) the Assistant Secretary for Science and Education, Department of Agriculture; (7) the Administrator of the Human Nutrition Information Service, Department of Agriculture; and (8) the Assistant Surgeon General for Research and Development, Department of the Army. (JD)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Congress 98th
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