7:35 PM EDT

G.K. Butterfield, D-NC 1st

Mr. BUTTERFIELD. I have an amendment at the desk.

The Acting CHAIR. The Clerk will designate the amendment.

The text of the amendment is as follows:

At the end of subtitle A of title IV, add the following:


(a) Amendment.--Section 3(k) of the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (7 U.S.C. 2012(k)) is amended--

(1) by striking ``and (9)'' the last place it appears and inserting ``(9)'', and [Page: H3888]

(2) by inserting ``, and (10) items of personal hygiene for household use'' before the period at the end.

(b) Effective Date.--This section and the amendments made by this section shall take effect on the 1st day of the 1st month that begins not less than 180 days after the date of the enactment of this Act.

The Acting CHAIR. Pursuant to House Resolution 271, the gentleman from North Carolina (Mr. Butterfield) and a Member opposed each will control 5 minutes.

The Chair recognizes the gentleman from North Carolina.