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2014 Regular Session



Public Schools and Institutions of Higher Education - Artificial Trans Fat - Prohibition

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting a public school or public institution of higher education from storing, distributing, holding for service, using in the preparation of any menu item, or serving food containing artificial trans fat; and defining "artificial trans fat" as the specific type of fat formed by adding hydrogen to liquid vegetable oil to make the oil more solid, and including partially hydrogenated vegetable shortening, margarine, and vegetable oil.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Carter
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0251
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2014
Health and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Education - Miscellaneous
Primary and Secondary Education
Higher Education
Narrow Subject(s):Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Health -see also- Mental Health
Public Schools
State Universities and Colleges

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