New Cosponsor — Jul 13, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Maurice Hinchey [D-NY22, 2003-2012]
The bill now has 31 cosponsors (31 Democrats).
Feb 26, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 26, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2010
Length: 8 pages
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to award grants to eligible entities for farm to school programs.
2/26/2010--Introduced.Farm to School Improvements Act of 2010 - Amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to provide competitive matching grants to schools, ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4710 — 111th Congress: Farm to School Improvements Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4710
“H.R. 4710 — 111th Congress: Farm to School Improvements Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4710>
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