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2016 Regular Session



Maryland Healthy Vending Machine Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance

Synopsis:Requiring 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:Senators Conway, Benson, and Pugh
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1498
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Finance  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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October 24, 2017 5:09 P.M.