MD HB628 | 2023 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB696


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 30-1)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-02-08 - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Altering the standards of the State Free Feeding Program, beginning in fiscal year 2025, to require that if a school participates in the federal School Breakfast Program or the National School Lunch Program, then each student in the school must be offered a meal at no cost to the student; providing for the reimbursement rate at which the State shall pay county boards and participating nonpublic schools for the meals offered to students; etc.

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Primary and Secondary Education – Breakfast and Lunch Programs – Universal Expansion



2023-02-08HouseHearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
2023-02-03HouseFirst Reading Ways and Means

Same As/Similar To

HB628 (Carry Over) 2023-02-08 - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
SB557 (Crossfiled) 2023-02-07 - Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m. (Budget and Taxation)


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Education7601(n/a)See Bill Text
Education7602(n/a)See Bill Text
Education7606(n/a)See Bill Text
Education7701(n/a)See Bill Text
Education7702(n/a)See Bill Text

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