News & Legislation

Legislative Issues

December 11, 2017
2018 SNA Legislative Action Conference (LAC) registration is now open!

September 29, 2017
HR 3738: The the Healthy Breakfasts Help Kids Learn Act of 2017. Make your voice heard!
    >> Text of HR 3738

April 18, 2017
SNA first quarter 2017 State Legislative Summary report

School Nutrition News

April 23, 2017

Timing and duration matters for school lunch and recess

February 14, 2017
A record number of poor kids are eating breakfast »

January 6, 2017
Schools get another year to meet sodium reduction targets »

Sam Kass: Want kids to learn well? Feed them well.
[TED Talk] »

December 7, 2016
Pew Charitable Trust study: School Meal Programs Innovate to Improve Student Nutrition »

November 30, 2016
USDA Releases First-Ever Web-Based School Meals Application Prototype

December 6, 2016
New study highlights benefits and nutritional quality of school lunch program »

October 12, 2016
The USDA has released some important procurement updates:
    Draft Tool for Local Agency Procurement Reviews »
    Updated Fiscal Year Reporting Timeline and Reporting Table »

October 11, 2016
USDA Celebrates Progress during National School Lunch Week and Farm to School Month »

September 2, 2016
FDA issues final rule on safety and effectiveness of antibacterial soaps »

August 5, 2016

Texas - Action for Healthy Kids

  • TAHK Steering Committee Minutes - August 2016

  • June 2016
    FRAC Summer Nutrition Status Report: Hunger Doesn't Take a Vacation

    Questions? Email TASN PP&L Chair Ray Marshall at