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Fruit and Vegetable Access for Children Act

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A bill to amend the fresh fruit and vegetable program under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to include canned, dried, frozen, or pureed fruits and vegetables.

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11/05/2015Introduced in Senate

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11/05/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
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Cosponsors (5)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Donnelly, Joe [D-IN]* 11/05/2015
Sen. Coats, Daniel [R-IN]* 11/05/2015
Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]* 11/05/2015
Sen. Cotton, Tom [R-AR] 12/02/2015
Sen. Moran, Jerry [R-KS] 12/02/2015

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Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry11/05/2015 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (11/05/2015)

Fruit and Vegetables Access for Children Act

This bill amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to allow federal grant-funded fresh fruit and vegetable programs carried out by states to include canned, dried, frozen, or pureed fruits and vegetables.