[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.
[As Amended Through PL 111–296, Effective Dec. 13, 2010]
To strengthen and expand food service programs for children.
The Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Act of 2010 authorizes the Food and Nutrition Services to award grants in the Child and Adult Care Food Program for projects aimed at improving the health and nutrition of children in child care settings.