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house Bill H.R. 6407

School Food Recovery Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on Education and Labor
    IntroducedNovember 16th, 2010

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Title

School Food Recovery Act

Official Title

To clarify that schools and local educational agencies participating in the school lunch program under the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act are authorized to donate excess food to local food banks or charitable organizations.

Summary

School Food Recovery Act - Amends the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to allow schools and local educational agencies participating in the school lunch program to donate any excess food under such program to tax-exempt food banks or charitable organizations in their localities.

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