Federal - HR 4259

A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to provide categorical eligibility for free lunch and breakfast for certain children in kinship care, and for other purposes.

Introduced

September 9, 2019

Description

A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to provide categorical eligibility for free lunch and breakfast for certain children in kinship care, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 27

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  • Oct. 4, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Scanlon, (D-Pa.)
  • Sept. 9, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 26

    Bacon, (R-Neb.)Harder, (D-Calif.)Pappas, (D-N.H.)
    Barragan, (D-Calif.)Hastings, (D-Fla.)Payne (D-N.J.)
    Bass, (D-Calif.)Hayes, (D-Conn.)Pingree, (D-Maine)
    Bustos, (D-Ill.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)Radewagen, (R-A.S.)
    Chu, (D-Calif.)Lawson, (D-Fla.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
    Dean, (D-Pa.)Lieu, (D-Calif.)Serrano, (D-N.Y.)
    Dingell, (D-Mich.)Maloney, S.P. (D-N.Y.)Thompson, M. (D-Calif.)
    Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)McGovern, (D-Mass.)Trone, (D-Md.)
    Haaland, (D-N.M.)Moore, (D-Wis.)
  • Sept. 9, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and Labor.Congressional Record p. H7559