H.R.5344 - Summer Food Service Program Improvement Act of 2006109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hooley, Darlene [D-OR-5] (Introduced 05/10/2006)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||06/02/2006 Referred to the Subcommittee on Education Reform. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5344 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/10/2006)
Summer Food Service Program Improvement Act of 2006 - Amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to revise requirements for the summer food service program for children.
Provides for a redefinition of rural areas in which poor economic conditions exist.
Revises requirements relating to payments to service institutions for operating expenses and administrative costs.
Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to make competitive startup grants to ten States to assist eligible service institutions in initiating summer food service program sites.