School bills abound

Salkin, Stephanie
September 2005
FoodService Director;9/15/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p31
Trade Publication
Presents information on the bills related to child nutrition and the promotion of healthy lifestyles introduced by the U.S. House and Senate as of September 2005. Authorization to make grants to support purchase or lease of vending machines for sales of healthy foods and beverages; Encouragement of elementary and middle schools to develop and implement plans to reduce and prevent child obesity; Access to preventive care and consumer information to reduce healthcare costs.


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