New Cosponsor — May 28, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA5]
The bill now has 1 cosponsor (1 Republican).
Jan 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2009
Length: 2 pages
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.
1/14/2009--Introduced.Summer Food Service Rural Expansion Act - Amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act with respect to the summer food service programs for children in service institutions (e.g., ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2968 (110th).
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 540 — 111th Congress: Summer Food Service Rural Expansion Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr540
“H.R. 540 — 111th Congress: Summer Food Service Rural Expansion Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr540>
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