HB1512 (2020) Detail

Relative to reducing school food waste and addressing child hunger.


HB 1512 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2020 SESSION

20-2401

06/03

 

HOUSE BILL 1512

 

AN ACT relative to reducing school food waste and addressing child hunger.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Loughman, Rock. 21; Rep. Le, Rock. 31; Rep. M. Murray, Hills. 22; Sen. Sherman, Dist 24; Sen. Morgan, Dist 23

 

COMMITTEE: Education

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill permits a school to partner with a nonprofit to freeze leftover school food that was never served to send home with children who participate in a free or reduced price meals program.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

20-2401

06/03

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty

 

AN ACT relative to reducing school food waste and addressing child hunger.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  New Section; Powers of School Districts; Reduction of School Food Waste.  Amend RSA 194 by inserting after section 3-d the following new section:

194:3-e  Reduction of School Food Waste.  A school may partner with a nonprofit to make leftover school food, that was prepared but never served, into frozen to-go meals.  The school may send such meals home with children who participate in a free or reduced price meals program.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Links

HB1512 at GenCourtMobile
HB1512 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 28, 2020 House Hearing
Feb. 26, 2020 House Exec Session

Bill Text Revisions

HB1512 Revision: 7109 Date: Dec. 3, 2019, 10:42 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 8, 2020 Introduced 01/08/2020 and referred to Education HJ 1 P. 25
Jan. 28, 2020 Public Hearing: 01/28/2020 10:00 am LOB 207
Feb. 26, 2020 Executive Session: 02/26/2020 10:00 am LOB 207
March 11, 2020 Committee Report: Refer for Interim Study for 03/11/2020 (Vote 20-0; CC) HC 10 P. 11
Committee Report: Refer for Interim Study (Vote 20-0; CC)
March 11, 2020 Refer for Interim Study: MA VV 03/11/2020