|01/08/24: to Committee on Committees (H)
|AN ACT relating to school meals at low-income schools and making an appropriation therefor.
|Bill Request Number
|C. Aull, S. Lewis, G. Brown Jr., B. Chester-Burton, C. Fugate, S. Heavrin, J. Justice, S. McPherson, F. Rabourn, J. Raymond, R. Roberts, S. Stalker, T. Truett
|Summary of Original Version
|Create a new section of KRS Chapter 158 to define terms; establish the Kentucky Proud School Match Program; direct the Department of Education to reimburse an eligible school district $0.33 for every meal reimbursed by the community eligibility provision at the paid rate; require a school district that receives a reimbursement to develop and implement a Kentucky Proud school plan to identify and purchase available Kentucky-grown agricultural products and to optimize food usage; direct the Kentucky Board of Education to promulgate administrative regulations necessary to carry out this section; provide that the section shall be null and void if the community eligibility provision is terminated by the United States Department of Agriculture; provide that the Act may be cited as the Kentucky Proud School Match Act; APPROPRIATION.
|Index Headings of Original Version
Education, Elementary and Secondary - School nutrition, community eligibility provision, reimbursement to school districts
Foods - School nutrition, community eligibility provision, universal free school meals at low income schools
State Agencies - Department of Education, community eligibility provision, state match for paid rate meals
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Kentucky Board of Education, Kentucky Proud School Match Program
Appropriations - Community eligibility provision, $0.33 per paid rate meal reimbursed to school district
Children and Minors - School nutrition, community eligibility provision, reimbursement to school districts
Short Titles and Popular Names - Kentucky Proud School Match Act
Last updated: 2/29/2024 5:57 PM (EST)