Food Banks

Food Banks SSL Draft


This Act establishes a program in the state department of agriculture to award grants to nonprofit organizations to collect and distribute surplus food grown in the state to food banks and other charitable organizations which serve needy or low-income people. The Act creates a Surplus Agricultural Commodities Fund to fund the program and an advisory committee to guide the program.

Submitted as:
Chapter 24 of 2009 (HB 344)

Status: Enacted into law in 2009.

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