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Co-Sponsorship Activity for: S. 1833: The Access to Healthy Food for Young Children Act of 2015

Bill Info: This bill would increase access to the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), which provides meals and snacks for eligible children in daycare and after-school programs. It would lower the threshold for eligibility, allow care centers the option of serving an additional snack for children who are in care for eight hours or more, increase reimbursement and administrative funding, and provide funds to implement and sustain participation in healthier meal patterns.

Introduced On: 7/22/2015
Chamber: Senate
Bill number: S. 1833
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