H.R.6217 - Access to Books for Children Act109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-14] (Introduced 09/27/2006)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||11/02/2006 Referred to the Subcommittee on Education Reform.|
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Summary: H.R.6217 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Access to Books for Children Act, or the ABC Act - Amends the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to make grants to local agencies to provide vouchers to women participating in the special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children (WIC) for the purchase of educational books for their infants and children.
Introduced in House (09/27/2006)
Limits to one $5 voucher the maximum amount any one woman may receive, regardless of the number of her infants or children.