Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 116 Part 1.djvu/357

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PUBLIC LAW 107-171—MAY 13, 2002 116 STAT. 331 United States Code, on behalf of a member of a uniformed service for housing that is acquired or constructed under subchapter IV of chapter 169 of title 10, United States Code, or any related provision of law, shall not be considered to be income for the purpose of determining the eligibility of a child who is a member of the household of the member of a uniformed service for free or reduced price lunches under this Act.". (b) EFFECTIVE DATE.—The amendment made by this section 42 USC 1758 takes effect on the date of enactment of this Act. note. SEC. 4303. PURCHASES OF LOCALLY PRODUCED FOODS. Section 9 of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1758) is amended by adding at the end the following: "( j) PURCHASES OF LOCALLY PRODUCED FOODS.— "(1) IN GENERAL.—The Secretary shall— "(A) encourage institutions participating in the school lunch program under this Act and the school breakfast program established by section 4 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1773) to purchase, in addition to other food purchases, locally produced foods for school meal programs, to the maximum extent practicable and appropriate; "(B) advise institutions participating in a program described in subparagraph (A) of the policy described in that subparagraph and post information concerning the policy on the website maintained by the Secretary; and "(C) in accordance with requirements established by the Secretary, provide startup grants to not more than 200 institutions to defray the initial costs of equipment, materials, and storage facilities, and similar costs, incurred in carrying out the policy described in subparagraph (A). "(2) AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS. — "(A) IN GENERAL. — There is authorized to be appropriated to carry out this subsection $400,000 for each of fiscal years 2003 through 2007, to remain available until expended. "(B) LIMITATION.—No amounts may be made available to carry out this subsection unless specifically provided by an appropriation Act.". SEC. 4304. APPLICABILITY OF BUY-AMERICAN REQUIREMENT TO PUERTO RICO. Section 12(n) of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act (42 U.S.C. 1760(n)) is amended by adding at the end the following: "(4) APPLICABILITY TO PUERTO RICO. —Paragraph (2)(A) shall apply to a school food authority in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico with respect to domestic commodities or products that are produced in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico in sufficient quantities to meet the needs of meals provided under the school lunch program under this Act or the school breakfast program under section 4 of the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 1773). ".