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Federal/State:Massachusetts
Bill:MA HB 3400 - Budget Bill
Summary:Representative Paul K. Frost submitted Amendment 537 or "Anti-Big Brother Government", that would prohibit a state or local authority or government body to regulate the size of soft drinks, or other beverages, or food portions sold at privately owned businesses, restaurants or stores, or to prohibit a privately owned business, restaurant or store from providing a toy or other legally acceptable promotion with the food or beverages sold.
Sponsor(s):Committee on Ways and Means
Status:
As of 4/24/2013: April 23, 2013: Amendment 537 was rejected