H.R.6384 - Community Meals Fund116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7] (Introduced 03/24/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/24/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6384 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/24/2020)
Community Meals Fund
This bill authorizes the Department of Agriculture to award grants to community-based nonprofit feeding and anti-hunger groups to partner with small and mid-sized restaurants or food contractors to expand meal access and food security to meet the needs of children, families, and vulnerable populations during a pandemic such as COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019).
Grants awarded may not exceed $500,000.