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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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Sep 19, 2013
Jun 20, 2013
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3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1720 — 113th Congress: Local School Foods Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1720
“H.R. 1720 — 113th Congress: Local School Foods Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1720>
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