S.Res.67 - A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that providing breakfast in schools through the national school breakfast program has a positive impact on the lives and classroom performance of low-income children.111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Feingold, Russell D. [D-WI] (Introduced 03/05/2009)|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/05/2009 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.67 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (03/05/2009)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Recognizes the positive effect the National School Breakfast Program has had on children's classroom performance and the lives of low-income children and families.
Expresses strong support for states that have successfully implemented school breakfast programs and encourages all states to improve their programs.
Recognizes: (1) the importance of providing states with resources to improve the availability of adequate and nutritious breakfasts; (2) the role nonprofit and community organizations play in increasing awareness of, and access to, breakfast programs for low-income children; and (3) that National School Breakfast Week helps draw attention to the need for, and success of, the National School Breakfast Program.