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Maryland Healthy Vending Machine Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hayes


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring at least 75% of packaged food and beverage options offered in a food and beverage vending machine located on property owned or managed by the State to be healthy food and beverage options; providing that specified packaged food and beverage options may not contain more than a specified amount of trans fat or a specified amount of sodium; requiring healthy food or beverage options to be displayed and stocked in a specified manner; establishing requirements that must be met to be considered a healthy food option; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hayes, Anderson, Angel, Conaway, Ebersole, Gaines, Glenn, Kramer, Lam, McIntosh, A. Miller, Moon, Morhaim, Pena-Melnyk, Rosenberg, Sanchez, Smith, Walker, A. Washington, M. Washington, West, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0602
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Milk Products
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Information
Vending Machines
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(21-501 through 21-509)

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