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H.R. 832: Whole Milk for Healthy Kids Act of 2019

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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.

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Sponsor and status

Glenn Thompson

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 15th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 29, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Jan 29, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Jan 29, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 29, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Thompson, Peterson Introduce Whole Milk for Healthy Kids Act of 2019
    — Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA15] (Sponsor) on Jan 30, 2019

Davis’ Bipartisan School Meals Bill Included in House-Passed Government Funding Legislation
    — Rep. Rodney Davis [R-IL13] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 23, 2020

Brindisi reveals: rash thinking by nyc officials could spoil thousands of ag jobs across upstate, including our area; congressman pushes to prevent ban on kids’ milk choices before it’s too late; health is moderation, not bans
    — Rep. Anthony Brindisi [D-NY22] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 16, 2019

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Jan 29, 2019

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