To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to make permanent the summer food service pilot project for rural areas of Pennsylvania and apply it to rural areas of every State.
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Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 19th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 14, 2009
Length: 2 pages
Jan 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 10, 2007
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2968 (110th).
Jan 14, 2009
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