To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to create a local food credit program.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Maine's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 4, 2011
Length: 4 pages
May 4, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 21, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5806 (111th).
May 4, 2011
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H.R. 1722 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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