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Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY HB 2982 - Taxing certain food and drink items
Summary:Would impose additional tax on certain food and drink items, and on video games, commercials, and movies, and create a Childhood Obesity Prevention Fund with the revenues.
Sponsor(s):Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D)
As of 1/25/2013: Introduced, referred to Committee on Ways and Means

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY SB 2862 - Tax credit for occupational wellness
Summary:Would provide an occupational wellness tax credit for businesses.
Sponsor(s):Senator Malcolm A. Smith (D)
As of 1/29/2013: Introduced, read twice, referred to Committee on Investigations and Government Operations