H. R. 5640
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
April 26, 2018
Mr. Marino (for himself and Mr. Thompson of Pennsylvania) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to allow schools that participate in the school lunch program under such Act to serve whole milk.
This Act may be cited as the
Wholesome Healthy Original Lactic Excellence Making Intelligent Literate Kids Act or the
WHOLE MILK Act.
Whole milk permissible
Section 9(a)(2)(A) of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1758(a)(2)(A)) is amended—
in clause (i), by striking
. Such milk shall be consistent with the most recent Dietary Guidelines for Americans published under section 301 of the National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 5341); and
in clause (ii), by inserting
, unflavored whole milk, after
unflavored fluid milk.