H.R. 5113 (111th): To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to establish the Healthy Habits School Challenge Program to reduce childhood obesity by recognizing schools that are creating healthier school environments for children by promoting good nutrition and physical activity, and for other purposes.


Apr 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kathleen Dahlkemper

Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 22, 2010
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/22/2010--Introduced.Amends the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to require local educational agencies (LEA) participating in the school lunch or breakfast programs to establish or expand a local school wellness policy ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 22, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5113”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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