MD HB1498 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 21-1)
Status: Introduced on February 12 2016 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2016-03-16 - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


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.

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Maryland Healthy Vending Machine Act



2016-03-16HouseUnfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn
2016-03-09HouseHearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.
2016-02-15HouseHearing cancelled
2016-03-15HouseHearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.
2016-02-12HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters


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