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H.R. 784 (117th): INFANT Act


The text of the bill below is as of Feb 3, 2021 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 784

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 3, 2021

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and Labor

A BILL

To require the Secretary of Agriculture to allow infant food combinations and dinners as WIC-eligible foods.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Infants Need Food And Nutrition Today Act or the INFANT Act.

2.

Infant food combinations and dinners

(a)

In general

Not later than 30 days after the date of the enactment of this section, the Secretary of Agriculture shall allow infant food combinations and dinners to be eligible to be served under the supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children under section 17 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1786).

(b)

Revision of regulations

The Secretary of Agriculture shall issue and revise regulations in accordance with subsection (a).