A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to provide flexibility to school food authorities in meeting certain nutritional requirements for the school lunch and breakfast programs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for North Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 28, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on February 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Thune Applauds USDA’s Decision to Modify National School Lunch Requirements”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 3, 2014
Feb 28, 2013
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S. 427 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 427. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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