New Cosponsor — Nov 17, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL20]
The bill now has 88 cosponsors (87 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Jun 10, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on July 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2010
Length: 254 pages
To reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes.
6/10/2010--Introduced.Improving Nutrition for America's Children Act - Amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act and the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to revise the school lunch and breakfast ... Read more >
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5504 — 111th Congress: Improving Nutrition for America’s Children Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5504
“H.R. 5504 — 111th Congress: Improving Nutrition for America’s Children Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5504>
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