TITLE

A Bill Too Far?

AUTHOR(S)
King, Paul
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
FoodService Director;6/15/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the Child Nutrition Promotion and School Lunch Protection Act in the U.S. The act was sponsored by Iowa Senator Tom Harkin and co-sponsored by eight other senators. The author mentions that the act would authorize the U.S. Department of Agriculture to regulate the sale of foods in schools outside of federal school meal programs. He cites the reasons for the possible failure of the bill to accomplish its stated goals.
ACCESSION #
41538062

 

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