DE HB408 | 2015-2016 | 148th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)
Status: Passed on September 14 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-09-14 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


This Act requires that no later than school year 2017-2018, all public school sites, excluding charter school sites, that participate in the National School Lunch Program offer breakfast through an alternative service model(s), which may include, but not be limited to, Breakfast in the Classroom, Grab and Go Breakfast, or Second Chance Breakfast. These alternative service model(s) may be in addition to their traditional breakfast meal service. This Act also requires that every public school site, excluding charter school sites, which reach a Free Claiming Percentage Rate of 70% or higher, shall be required to offer a breakfast at no cost to every student in the school.

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An Act To Amend Title 14 Of The Delaware Code Relating To School Breakfast.


Roll Calls

2016-07-01 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 18 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2016-09-14HouseSigned by Governor
2016-07-01SenatePassed by Senate. Votes: Passed 18 YES 3 NO 0 NOT VOTING 0 ABSENT 0 VACANT
2016-07-01SenateLifted From Table in Senate
2016-06-30SenateLaid On Table in Senate
2016-06-22SenateReported Out of Committee (EDUCATION) in Senate with 5 On Its Merits
2016-06-16SenateAssigned to Education Committee in Senate
2016-06-16HousePassed by House of Representatives. Votes: Passed 29 YES 11 NO 0 NOT VOTING 1 ABSENT 0 VACANT
2016-06-16HouseAmendment HA 2 - Passed in House by Voice Vote
2016-06-16HouseAmendment HA 1 - Stricken
2016-06-15HouseAmendment HA 2 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2016-06-09HouseAmendment HA 1 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2016-06-08HouseReported Out of Committee (EDUCATION) in House with 8 On Its Merits
2016-06-07HouseIntroduced and Assigned to Education Committee in House

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