H.R. 540 (111th): Summer Food Service Rural Expansion Act


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.


Todd Platts

Representative for Pennsylvania's 19th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

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 >

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Jan 14, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 540”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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H.R. 2968 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 10, 2007

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