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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 8

January Session, 2005

 

LCO No. 46

   

Referred to Committee on Education

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. CRISCO, 17th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING SCHOOL VENDING MACHINES.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to prohibit each public elementary and middle school from selling soda, candy or any other food that has minimal nutritional value from a vending machine located within the school.

Statement of Purpose:

To fight childhood obesity.