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Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY AB 10032 - Sale of food in school vending machines
Summary:Only certain the food and beverages may be provided in vending machines: (1) fruits, vegetables, whole grains and related combination products and non-fat and low-fat dairy that are limited to 200 calories or fewer per portion as packaged and contain: (i) no more than 35% of total calories from fat; (ii) less than 10% of total calories from saturated fats; (iii) zero trans fat (less than or equal to 0.5 grams per serving); (iv) 35% or less of calories from total sugars, except for yogurt with no more than
Sponsor(s):Victor Pichardo (D)
Status:
As of 6/24/2014: For statuts updates, check the legislature's website

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY SB 3120 - Menu nutritional disclosure act
Summary:Would require every food facility to disclose nutritional information, commencing July 1, 2014 and remaining in effect until December 31, 2015.
Sponsor(s):Senator Kevin S. Parker (D)
Status:
As of 2/4/2013: Introduced, referred to the Committee on Health

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY SB 6542 - Food labeling for "gluten-free" products
Summary:Would provide for the regulation of the use of food and food product labeling which states that the product is 'gluten-free'
Sponsor(s):Gregory R. Ball (R)
Status:
As of 2/16/2014: For status updates, visit the state legislature's website.

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY SB 7522 - Rules for calorie count posting in restaurants
Summary:Would relate to rules for posting calorie content values for food sold by retail food establishments and retail food service operations. For each menu item offered for sale by a retail food establishment, the total calorie content value of such item as offered for sale will be listed on all of the establishment's menus and menu boards. Such calorie content value shall be listed clearly and conspicuously, adjacent to or in close proximity to the applicable menu item so that it is clearly associated with such
Sponsor(s):Senator Kemp Hannon (R)
Status:
As of 5/28/2014: For status updates, visit the state legislature's website.

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY AB 9827 - Labeling food produced with certain types of fertilizer
Summary:Would relate to the labeling of foods produced with certain types of fertilizer.
Sponsor(s):John D. Ceretto (R)
Status:
As of 6/3/2014: For status updates, please contact the state legislature's website.

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY SB 7405 - GMO labeling for food products
Summary:Would provide for the labeling of food or food products that contain a genetically engineered material or that are produced with a genetically engineered material.
Sponsor(s):Senator James Sanders, Jr. (D)
Status:
As of 5/28/2014: For status updates, visit the state legislature's website.