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H.R. 6564 (116th): Fresh Produce for Kids in Need Act


The text of the bill below is as of Apr 21, 2020 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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116th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6564

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 21, 2020

(for himself and Mr. Van Drew) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and Labor

A BILL

To amend the Families First Coronavirus Response Act to include the fresh fruit and vegetable program under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act as a qualified program for purposes of certain national school lunch program requirement waivers addressing COVID–19, and for other purposes.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Fresh Produce for Kids in Need Act.

2.

Inclusion of fresh fruit and vegetable program as qualified program

Section 2202(f)(1) of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (Public Law 116–127) is amended by adding at the end the following:

(E)

The fresh fruit and vegetable program under section 19 of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1769a).

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