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H.R. 6187: MEALS Act

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To allow the Secretary of Agriculture to grant certain waivers under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to address school closures due to COVID-19, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Ilhan Omar

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2020
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Mar 11, 2020
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 6201: Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 18, 2020. (compare text)
Prognosis
69% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Mar 11, 2020
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6187 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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