To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require a school food authority to make publicly available any waiver of the Buy American requirement, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2016
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on November 14, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Garamendi Introduces the American Food for American Schools Act”
— Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA3] (Sponsor) on Nov 16, 2016
Nov 14, 2016
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Feb 7, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1066 (116th).
H.R. 6299 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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