SB 1646: School Meals
School Meals; Requiring public schools and nonprofit private schools participating in certain federal programs to provide students, at no cost, a printed meal application or an explanation and instructions on how to apply; requiring schools to complete and file an application for free or reduced-price meals on a student’s behalf under certain circumstances; requiring school district liaisons for homeless children to coordinate with the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to ensure that homeless students in public schools receive free and reduced-price meals; providing duties for public and nonprofit private schools which apply regardless of a student’s ability to pay for meals or whether the student owes money for previous meals, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 Senate - Died in Education
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Education; Agriculture; Rules -SJ 142
• Introduced -SJ 142
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Education
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