Proposed H.B. No. 5124
Session Year 2016
 


AN ACT IMPOSING AN EXCISE TAX ON SUGAR SWEETENED BEVERAGES.

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.

Introduced by:
Rep. Roland J. Lemar, 96th Dist.

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 2/18/2016Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Public Health
 2/18/2016Change of Reference, House to Committee on Public Health
 2/17/2016(FIN)Change of Reference Public Health
 2/9/2016Referred to Joint Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding

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