Status Summary

HB 2964 was passed by the House, heard and passed in the Senate Early Learning/K-12 Committee, and referred to Ways and Means. The bill was not heard or passed in Ways and Means and therefore is dead.

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HB 2964 defines "lunch copay" as the amount a student who qualifies for a reduced-price lunch is charged for a reduced-price lunch. The bill adds language to current statute that, to the extent funds are appropriated for this purpose, school districts with school lunch programs must eliminate lunch copays for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade who qualify for reduced-price lunches beginning in the 2016-2017 school year.