School boards; school meals, availability to students. (HB1426)

Introduced By

Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

School boards; school meals; availability to students. Requires each school board to require each public elementary and secondary school in the local school division to participate in the federal National School Lunch Program and the federal School Breakfast Program administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and to make meals available pursuant to such programs to any student who requests such a meal, regardless of such student's family income or whether such student has the money to pay for the meal or owes money for meals previously provided, unless the student's parent has provided written permission to the school board to withhold such a meal from the student. Read the Bill »

Status

02/11/2020: In Committee

History

DateAction
01/08/2020Committee
01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102508D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Education
01/13/2020Assigned Education sub: Pre-K-12
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (5-Y 3-N)
01/29/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/31/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1426)
02/03/2020Reported from Education (17-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/03/2020Assigned App. sub: Elementary & Secondary Education
02/05/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/05/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (7-Y 0-N)
02/05/2020Reported from Appropriations with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Read first time
02/07/2020Read second time
02/07/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/07/2020Engrossed by House as amended HB1426E
02/07/2020Printed as engrossed 20102508D-E
02/10/2020Read third time and passed House (79-Y 19-N)
02/10/2020VOTE: Passage (79-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health

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