NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – There is a bill that would bring healthy meals to all students in New Mexico. It’s expected to be signed into law Monday.
Senate Bill 4 would require schools that participate in the federal school lunch and breakfast program to give students free, healthy meals for breakfast and lunch.
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It also encourages school districts to prioritize serving New Mexico-grown food.
Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham is expected to sign the bill into law Monday afternoon.