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Day August 5, 2010

The Lincoln Substitute Amendment to S. 3307, Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act

Summary On May 5, 2010, the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee reported the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (S.3307).  This bill would reauthorize all child nutrition and women, infant, and children (WIC) programs, currently scheduled to expire on September 30, 2010, though Fiscal Year 2015.  The legislation would also make changes to the…


Senate Floor Schedule For Thursday, August 05, 2010

Following Leader remarks, the Senate will proceed to a period of morning business until 11:00am with the time equally divided and controlled between the two Leaders or their designees. At 11:00am, the Senate will resume consideration of the House Message on H.R.1586. There will be 20 minutes of post-cloture debate time remaining, with Senators Baucus…