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SB 256: Childhood Obesity Prevention Act

GENERAL BILL by Margolis

Childhood Obesity Prevention Act; provides nutritional standards for food that is available to school children on school campuses & that is sold for fundraising purposes; requires each school's child nutrition program to approve all food sold on campuses or sold for fundraising purposes; authorizes Agric. & Consumer Services Dept. to impose fine against food manufacturer, processor, packer, or distributor that misrepresents nutritional information on food labels, etc. Amends 500.121.

Effective Date: 07/01/2005
Last Action: 12/6/2004 Senate - Withdrawn prior to introduction
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/17/2004 Senate • Filed
12/6/2004 Senate • Withdrawn prior to introduction