Resource | Legislation
Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act

[As Amended Through PL 116–94, Enacted Dec. 20, 2019]
It is hereby declared to be the policy of Congress, as a measure of national security, to safeguard the health and well-being of the Nation’s children and to encourage the domestic consumption of nutritious agricultural commodities and other food, by assisting the states, through grants-in-aid and other means, in providing an adequate supply of foods and other facilities for the establishment, maintenance, operation, and expansion of nonprofit school lunch programs.

PL 116–94
Resource | Legislation
Emergency Food Assistance Act of 1983

[As Amended Through PL 115–334, Enacted Dec. 20, 2018]
Making appropriations to provide productive employment for hundreds of thousands of jobless Americans, to hasten or initiate federal projects and construction of lasting value to the nation and its citizens, and to provide humanitarian assistance to the indigent for fiscal year 1983, and for other purposes. 

PL 98–92
Resource | Legislation
Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010

TITLE I - A Path to End Childhood Hunger
TITLE 2 -  Reducing Childhood Obesity and Improving the Diets of Children
TITLE 3 - Improving the Management and Integrity of Child Nutrition Programs
TITLE IV—Miscellaneous

PL 111–296
Resource | Legislation
Child Nutrition Act of 1966

As Amended Through PL 111–296, Effective Dec. 13, 2010
To strengthen and expand food service programs for children. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled. That this Act may be cited as the ‘‘Child Nutrition Act of 1966’’.