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2018 Regular Session



State Department of Education – Breakfast and Lunch Programs – Funding (Maryland Cares for Kids Act)

Sponsored by:

Senator Madaleno


In the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Repealing the requirement that the State Board of Education adopt and publish standards for the administration of a subsidized feeding program; requiring the State to be responsible for the student share of the costs of certain meals; prohibiting a county board from charging students eligible for a reduced price breakfast or lunch for any portion of the cost of a meal; altering the calculation for the reimbursement for certain meals to certain county boards of education; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Madaleno, Benson, DeGrange, Feldman, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kagan, Kasemeyer, King, Lee, Manno, McFadden, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosapepe, Smith, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0360 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Budget and Taxation  View Committee Hearing
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Ways and Means
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Education, Boards of
Education, State Board of
Education, State Department of
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Reimbursement Rates
Statutes:Article - Education
(7-601 through 7-605, 7-701 through 7-703)

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March 20, 2018 11:26 A.M.