New Cosponsor — Apr 17, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Maurice Hinchey [D-NY22, 2003-2012]
The bill now has 13 cosponsors (13 Democrats).
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Feb 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on February 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 43rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2011
Length: 5 pages
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.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 576”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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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. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr576>
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