Under current law, vending machines are regulated by the Department of Agriculture and Industries, and certain items sold via unattended self-checkout establishments, commonly known as micro markets, may fall under the regulatory authority of the Department of Public Health
This bill would exempt micro markets and vending machines offering certain types of food from regulation by the Department of Public Health
Vending machines and micro markets would instead be regulated by the Department of Agriculture and Industries
Relating to self-service food vendors; to define micro markets and vending machines; to exempt vending machines and certain micro markets from the regulatory authority of the Department of Public Health; and to authorize the Department of Agriculture and Industries to regulate micro markets and vending machines.
|February 24, 2021||S||Pending third reading on day 9 Favorable from Judiciary|
|February 24, 2021||S||Read for the second time and placed on the calendar|
|February 2, 2021||S||Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Judiciary|
|Hearing||February 24, 2021||ROOM 325/ADDED on SB261 at 08:30||Senate JUDY Hearing|