Senate Bill 40

Last Action 01/03/24: to Appropriations & Revenue (S)
Title AN ACT relating to school meals at low-income schools and making an appropriation therefor.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 95
Sponsors C. Armstrong, R. Thomas, D. Yates
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


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  • to Committee on Committees (S)
  • to Appropriations & Revenue (S)

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