School Breakfast Program/National School Lunch Program; school boards to determine eligibility, etc. (HB2400)

Introduced By

Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park) with support from co-patrons Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach), and Del. Cia Price (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


School boards; School Breakfast Program and National School Lunch Program; web-based application. Requires each local school board that collects information to determine eligibility for participation in the School Breakfast Program or the National School Lunch Program administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to establish and post prominently on its website a web-based application for student participation in such program and to continue to provide a paper-based application. The bill permits any school board in establishing such an application to adopt the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Web-Based Prototype Application for Free and Reduced Price School Meals or to digitize its existing paper-based application. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102243D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Education
01/18/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #2
01/18/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2400)
01/25/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
01/28/2019Reported from Education (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Read first time
01/31/2019Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2019Read third time and passed House (90-Y 5-N)
02/01/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (90-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/07/2019Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Read third time
02/11/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2400ER)
02/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2400ER)
02/14/2019Signed by Speaker
02/14/2019Signed by President
02/15/2019Signed by President
02/18/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 25, 2019
02/18/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 18, 2019
02/18/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/05/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 228 (effective 7/1/19)
03/05/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0228)