The House Appropriations Committee released the Fiscal Year 2022 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies appropriations report and Department of Homeland Security appropriations report.
The House Appropriations Committee released the Fiscal Year 2022 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies and Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies appropriations report.
Organizations are invited to sign on to a joint letter urging Congress to prioritize human milk feeding in the federal budget.
Congress passed and the President signed the Fiscal Year 2021 Omnibus Spending and COVID-19 Relief Package (H.R. 133). Provisions impacting breastfeeding families are included in four of the twelve appropriations bills:
The Senate Appropriations Committee has released all twelve of the fiscal year (FY) 2021 appropriations bills. Provisions impacting breastfeeding families are included in five of these bills.