HR 207

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 207

To clarify that schools and local educational agencies participating in the school lunch program under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act are authorized to donate excess food to local food banks or charitable organizations.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 6, 2011

Mr. PETRI (for himself, Mr. WOLF, and Mr. YOUNG of Alaska) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To clarify that schools and local educational agencies participating in the school lunch program under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act are authorized to donate excess food to local food banks or charitable organizations.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FOOD DONATION PROGRAM.

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