H.R. 1500 (113th): Nutrition Education Act


Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Matthew Cartwright

Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

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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Apr 11, 2013

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33 cosponsors (32D, 1R) (show)
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