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Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY HB 2575 - Concerning the restriction or elimination of artificial trans fats in institutions
Summary:Would authorize the commissioner of health to restrict the use of trans fat in foods prepared by institutions under such department's jurisdiction.
Sponsor(s):Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D)
Status:
As of 1/18/2013: Introduced, first reading, referred to Committee on Health

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY HB 2974 - Prohibiting use of artificial trans fats
Summary:Would prohibit serving or selling any food containing artificial trans fat in any restaurants, food service establishments, mobile food service establishments, mobile food service establishment commissaries, retail food stores, and other food establishments.
Sponsor(s):Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D)
Status:
As of 1/25/2013: Introduced, referred to Committee on Health

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY HB 2986 - Prohibit trans fats and require nutrition labels
Summary:Would prohibit restaurants from selling foods containing trans fats and requiring the posting of calorie, fat and sodium content in food items sold.
Sponsor(s):Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D)
Status:
As of 1/25/2013: Introduced, referred to Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY HB 3108 - Reduction or elimination of artificial trans fats
Summary:Would direct the department of health to develop information, methods and protocols for restaurants, schools, hospitals, adult homes and child day care centers to reduce or eliminate artificial trans fats in foods.
Sponsor(s):Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D)
Status:
As of 1/28/2013: Introduced, first reading, referred to Committee on Health

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY HB 3875 - Trans fat warning
Summary:Would require food service establishments to post a warning when trans fat is used in some or all of their food preparation.
Sponsor(s):Assemblyman Matthew Titone (D)
Status:
As of 2/4/2013: Read once and referred to the Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY HB 6031 - Prohibit use of artificial trans fats
Summary:Would prohibit the sale or use of artificial trans fats in food service establishments, mobile food service establishments and retail food stores.
Sponsor(s):Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D)
Status:
As of 3/15/2013: First reading, referred to Committee on Health

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY HB 6053 - Prohibit use of trans fats
Summary:Would prohibit certain restaurants and food establishments from serving foods containing artificial trans fats.
Sponsor(s):Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D)
Status:
As of 4/24/2013: April 16, 2013: Passed by Committee, referred to Committee on Codes
As of 4/22/2013: Committee meeting set for April 16, 2013
As of 3/15/2013: First reading, referred to Committee on Health

Federal/State:New York
Bill:NY SB 5611 - Prohibiting use of trans fats
Summary:Would prohibit the serving of foods with artificial trans fats by certain food establishments and restaurants.
Sponsor(s):Senator Kemp Hannon (R)
Status:
As of 5/28/2013: Read twice, referred to Committee on Health