(a) As used in this section “child-care institution” means any nonprofit nursery school, child-care center, settlement house, summer camp or similar nonprofit institution devoted to the care and training of children if the same has been approved by the state board for the purposes of this section.

(b) Any board may establish and operate a food service program for children in attendance at a child-care institution. The governing authority of any child-care institution may establish and operate a food service program for children in attendance in such child-care institution.

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes 72-17,144

  • Board: means the board of education of a school district and the governing authority of any nonpublic school offering any of grades kindergarten to 12 in approved schools. See Kansas Statutes 72-17,132
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201
  • State board: means the state board of education. See Kansas Statutes 72-17,132

(c) The provisions of this act, except K.S.A. 72-17,137 and 72-17,138, shall apply to any program operated under this section by a board. The provisions of this act, except K.S.A. 72-17,137 and 72-17,138, shall apply to any program operated under this section by the governing authority of a child-care institution and such provisions (except K.S.A. 72-17,137 and 72-17,138) shall also apply to such governing authority to the extent that the same may be made applicable.