Federal - HR 5308

A bill to amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 and the Richard B Russell National School Lunch Act to eliminate reduced price breakfasts and lunches and to require that the income guidelines for determining eligibility for free breakfasts and free lunches be 200 percent of the poverty-level, and for other purposes.

Introduced

December 5, 2019

Description

A bill to amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 and the Richard B Russell National School Lunch Act to eliminate reduced price breakfasts and lunches and to require that the income guidelines for determining eligibility for free breakfasts and free lunches be 200 percent of the poverty-level, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 9

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  • March 9, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Levin, (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 5, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Garcia, (D-Texas)Moulton, (D-Mass.)
  • Dec. 5, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 6

    Dingell, (D-Mich.)Hayes, (D-Conn.)Thompson, B. (D-Miss.)
    Hastings, (D-Fla.)Jackson Lee, (D-Texas)Thompson, M. (D-Calif.)
  • Dec. 5, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and Labor.Congressional Record p. H9293