AB 839, Putting Breakfast First, is designed to bring much-needed and much-deserved attention to the health, academic, and fiscal benefits of the federal School Breakfast Program.
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8.25.2011 AB 839 was held in the Senate Appropriations suspense file today. While the bill will not make further progress this year, CFPA will continue working with the California Department of Education Read more here…
6.29.11 AB 839 passed out of the Senate Committee on Education with a 6-2 vote today! Thanks to our co-sponsors the Junior Leagues of California State Public Affairs Committee Read more here…
6.2.2011 In a great show of support for putting students and breakfast first, the California State Assembly voted to pass AB 839 (Brownley). Read more here…
Answers to frequently asked questions about AB 839 PDF
CFPA’s fact sheet on AB 839 PDF
Visit the State Legislature's website to view the bill text, analyses, votes, and other helpful information. link
Sample letter of support to the Senate Committe on Education – please submit by June 22, 2011. doc
AB 839 Floor Alert for the Assembly PDF
Sample letter of support to the Assembly Committe on Education – please submit by April 4, 2011. doc
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