AB-0479: School meals: plant-based food options: CA Climate-Friendly Food Program

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Nazarian
Status: Alive
AAP-CA Position: Support
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Would establish  the California Climate-Friendly Food Program to provide incentives for making healthy and low-carbon food and beverages available to public school pupils. The bill would authorize a local educational agency to apply for funding for meals that include a plant-based food option,  or a plant-based milk option or both.

Last Action:

07/03/19 From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 7. Noes 0.) (July 3). Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
Download AAP Positional Letter: AB 479