Federal - HR 6187

A bill to allow the Secretary of Agriculture to grant certain waivers under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to address school closures due to COVID-19, and for other purposes.

Introduced

March 11, 2020

Description

A bill to allow the Secretary of Agriculture to grant certain waivers under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to address school closures due to COVID-19, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 38

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  • March 19, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Blumenauer, (D-Ore.)
  • March 12, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 20

    Barragan, (D-Calif.)Johnson, H. (D-Ga.)Norton, (D-D.C.)
    Bonamici, (D-Ore.)Khanna, (D-Calif.)Stevens, (D-Mich.)
    Cisneros, (D-Calif.)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Tlaib, (D-Mich.)
    Clarke, Y. (D-N.Y.)Lee, (D-Nev.)Velazquez, (D-N.Y.)
    Davis, S. (D-Calif.)Lowenthal, (D-Calif.)Watson Coleman, (D-N.J.)
    Gallego, (D-Ariz.)McGovern, (D-Mass.)Wilson, F. (D-Fla.)
    Gomez, (D-Calif.)Moore, (D-Wis.)
  • March 11, 2020 — Original cosponsor(s): 17

    Adams, (D-N.C.)Jayapal, (D-Wash.)Schrier, (D-Wash.)
    Courtney, (D-Conn.)Levin, (D-Mich.)Smith, Adam (D-Wash.)
    DeSaulnier, (D-Calif.)Morelle, (D-N.Y.)Takano, (D-Calif.)
    Fudge, (D-Ohio)Ocasio-Cortez, (D-N.Y.)Trone, (D-Md.)
    Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)Pressley, (D-Mass.)Wild, (D-Pa.)
    Hayes, (D-Conn.)Sablan, (I-N. Marianas)
  • March 11, 2020 — Read twice and referred to: House Education and Labor.Congressional Record p. H1660