CT HB05124 | 2016 | General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 9 2016 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2016-02-18 - Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Public Health
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


To offset state costs associated with treating obesity and to fund active living opportunities in towns by imposing a one cent per ounce excise tax on sugar sweetened beverages.

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An Act Imposing An Excise Tax On Sugar Sweetened Beverages.



2016-02-18HouseChange of Reference, Senate to Committee on Public Health
2016-02-18HouseChange of Reference, House to Committee on Public Health
2016-02-17HouseChange of Reference Public Health
2016-02-09HouseReferred to Joint Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding

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