Summary: To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to improve the efficiency of summer meals. (Cosponsors, Bipartisan)
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig Cosponsored the bill on 11/21/19.
STATUS: Introduced 5/16/19 by Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] .
INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BILL:
- The Summer Meals Act of 2019 (S. 1908 / H.R. 2818), introduced by Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Representatives Don Young (R-AK) and Rick Larsen (D-WA), would increase the reach of the Summer Nutrition Programs. The Summer Nutrition Programs help close the summer nutrition gap and support educational and enrichment programs that keep children learning, engaged, and safe when school is out. (Food Research and Action Center)
Link to the text of the bill.
Link to bill information (support and opposition) on Countable.