To conduct a pilot program in support of efforts to increase the amount of purchases of local fresh fruits and vegetables for schools and service institutions by giving certain States the option of receiving a grant from the Secretary of Agriculture for that purpose instead of obtaining commodities under Department of Agriculture programs.
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Apr 24, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Vermont At Large
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Last Updated: Apr 24, 2013
Length: 4 pages
Apr 24, 2013
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H.R. 1720 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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