Summary: H.R.5149 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (06/28/1990)

Amends provisions of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 relating to the special supplemental food program for women, infants, and young children (WIC Program) to authorize a State agency to expend a limited percentage of funds allocated for FY 1991 for expenses incurred during FY 1990. Requires the agency to request prior approval from the Secretary of Agriculture and submit a plan showing how the State's caseload will be managed to meet funding limitations. Prohibits a State from using the authority provided by this Act to increase the caseload level above the highest level to date in FY 1990.