Jared Polis on Education

Last Updated : May 27, 2010

Voting Record

America COMPETES Reauthorization Act

In May of 2010 the House voted on reauthorizing the America COMPETES Act. The act passed the House 262-150. Jared Polis voted in favor of reauthorizing the America COMPETES Act.

Jared Polis voted in favor of reauthorizing the America COMPETES Act.

 

Sponsored and Cosponsored Legislation

Session-111; Bill Number-H R 4870; Healthy School Meals Act of 2010 - Prime Sponsor

Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to select school food authorities to participate in a pilot program evaluating the use of plant-based alternate protein products and fluid milk substitutes under the school lunch and breakfast programs. Directs the Secretary to: (1) deliver plant-based alternate protein products and fluid milk substitutes to such food authorities at no cost for the preparation of meals under the school lunch and breakfast programs; and (2) assess which of such foods would be best for more general use in the school lunch and breakfast programs, and deliver them for general use under such programs, within two years of this Acts' enactment.

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