New Cosponsor — Jul 17, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI2]
The bill now has 33 cosponsors (32 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2013
Length: 5 pages
To amend section 9A of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require that local school wellness policies include a requirement that students receive 50 hours of school nutrition education per school year.
4/11/2013--Introduced.Nutrition Education Act - Amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require local educational agencies participating in the school lunch or breakfast programs to include in their ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1500 — 113th Congress: Nutrition Education Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1500
“H.R. 1500 — 113th Congress: Nutrition Education Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1500>
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