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AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The School Code is amended by adding Section
2-3.182 as follows:
(105 ILCS 5/2-3.182 new)
School Unused Food Program.
The State Board
of Education shall develop and implement a School Unused Food
Program that allows public schools in this State to provide
food that is unused by the school to needy children who are
students of that school. Unused food under the Program shall
be provided at no cost to the student. A school participating
in the Program may contract with third parties to provide
services under the Program. The State Board shall adopt rules
necessary to implement and administer the Program established
under this Section. For the purposes of this Section, "needy
children" means children who qualify for the free breakfast
program, free lunch program, school breakfast program, or
school lunch program as provided under the School Breakfast
and Lunch Program Act.
This Act takes effect upon