S.581 - Military Family Nutrition Protection Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Bennet, Michael F. [D-CO] (Introduced 03/12/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||03/12/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.|
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Summary: S.581 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/12/2009)
Military Family Nutrition Protection Act of 2009 - Amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to exclude combat pay from household income in calculating a child's eligibility for free or reduced price meals under the school lunch program.
Amends the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to require states to exclude combat pay from family income in making eligibility determinations under the special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children.