S. 1343 (111th): Hunger Free Schools Act


Jun 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sherrod Brown

Senator from Ohio



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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2009
Length: 31 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to improve and expand direct certification procedures for the national school lunch and school breakfast programs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/24/2009--Introduced.Hunger Free Schools Act - Amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to make performance awards to states that demonstrate outstanding performance ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 24, 2009

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1343”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (8D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4148 (Related)
Hunger Free Schools Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 19, 2009

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