Child Nutrition Act Of 1966

Business / Agriculture / Child Nutrition Act Of 1966: P.L. 89-642 (October 11, 1966) was an anti-hunger initiative begun by the Johnson Administration as part of its 'War on Poverty' and has been amended numerous times since then. It permanently authorizes the special milk program and the school breakfast program. The special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children (WIC), which provides federal grant funds to states for monthly food packages and nutrition education for low-income mothers and young children, is authorized under this Act through FY2003, as is federal spending for state administrative expenses (SAE) associated with the operation of child nutrition meal service programs and the nutrition education and training (NET) program.

Other Words for Act

Act Verb Synonyms: behave (oneself), carry on, deport oneself, comport oneself, conduct oneself
Act Noun Synonyms: deed, action, undertaking, operation, step, move, feat, exploit, accomplishment, achievement
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Other Words for Child

Child Noun Synonyms: offspring, descendant, son or daughter, little one, youngster, progeny, issue, kid, nipper, sprog
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Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Business / Agriculture / Farmers Market Nutrition Program: Authorized through FY2003 under Section 17 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966, this program provides funding for grants to selected states that develop programs promoting the use of farmers markets by MORE

Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Act Of 1996

Business / Agriculture / Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Act Of 1996: P.L. 104-210 (October 1, 1996) was named in honor of the late Congressman who was a champion of efforts to expand food donations to the poor and to protect those who make donations. It converts the Mo MORE

Child Nutrition Programs

Business / Agriculture / Child Nutrition Programs: A grouping of programs funded by the federal government to support meal and milk service programs for children in schools, residential and day care facilities, family and group day care homes, and sum MORE

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