Under existing law, the federal government has enacted and is in the process of implementing the regulation of nutrition labeling of food that is a menu item in restaurants and vending machines
This bill would specify that the regulation of nutrition labeling in restaurants and vending machines would be reserved to the Legislature, but this provision would not affect federal regulation
To reserve to the Legislature any regulation of the nutrition labeling of food that is a menu item in restaurants, food establishments, and vending machines; and to specify that the provision would not affect the federal regulation of nutrition labeling under existing federal law.
|February 7, 2012
|Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Health
|SB99 Alabama 2012 Session - Introduced