About the bill
- Full Title
To amend section 9A of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require each local educational agency participating in a program authorized by the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act or the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to include under the local school wellness policy established by the agency a requirement that students receive 50 hours of school nutrition education per school year.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4958 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
13 cosponsors (13D) (show)(joined Mar 3, 2011)(joined Mar 8, 2011)(joined Mar 11, 2011)(joined Mar 29, 2011)(joined Mar 29, 2011)(joined Apr 4, 2011)(joined Jul 7, 2011)(joined Jul 20, 2011)(joined Nov 3, 2011)(joined Dec 16, 2011)(joined Feb 29, 2012)(joined Mar 19, 2012)(joined Apr 17, 2012)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 576 — 112th Congress: Healthy Children Through School Nutrition Education Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr576
“H.R. 576 — 112th Congress: Healthy Children Through School Nutrition Education Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr576>
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