Status Summary

Senate - 05/10/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. (Updated 5/26/21)

Legislative Session



In Progress


Sen. Sanders, Bernard

This bill would provide for free breakfast, lunch, and dinner to every student without requiring proof of income. This bill would also increase reimbursement rates to school for meals, prohibit federally funded schools from denying any child lunch or breakfast based on having school meal debt, and reimburse schools for any delinquient meal debt. The bill would also make all communities eligible to participate in the Summer Food Service Program regardless of income.

Companion Bill