WV HB187 | 2019 | 1st Special Session

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-2)
Status: Introduced on June 17 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-17 - To House Select Committee on Education Reform C
Pending: House Select Committee on Education C Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

The purpose of this bill is to establish the Summer Feeding for All initiative that will encourage county school systems to look for innovative ways to provide assistance to students in need to access nutritious foods during summer break and other times when school is not in session; requiring each county school board to conduct an assessment of the availability of food to students to determine what food insecurities exist in the student population; directing each county school board compile and distribute a list of existing food providers in the community that will provide nutritious food to children with food insecurities on nonschool days; and directing the Office of Child Nutrition to help facilitate county school boards coordinate and develop the public policy initiative of Feed to Achieve.

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Title

Establishing the Summer Feeding for All initiative

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2019-06-17HouseTo House Select Committee on Education Reform C
2019-06-17HouseIntroduced in House
2019-06-17HouseTo Select Committee on Education Reform C
2019-06-17HouseFiled for introduction

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
185D6New CodeSee Bill Text

West Virginia State Sources


Bill Comments

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