H.R. 1783 (113th): School Food Modernization Act


Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tom Latham

Representative for Iowa's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to issue loan guarantees for purposes of financing improvements to school lunch facilities, training school food service personnel, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/26/2013--Introduced.School Food Modernization Act - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to issue loan guarantees to local educational agencies (LEAs) participating in the school lunch program, tribal organizations, or consortia of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 26, 2013

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. 1783”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


25 cosponsors (25D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6481 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2012

S. 2210 (Related)
School Food Modernization Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 3, 2014

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