H.R. 4310 (111th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to protect children’s health by denying any deduction for advertising and marketing directed at children to promote the consumption of food at fast food restaurants or of food of poor nutritional quality.

Introduced:

Dec 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Dennis Kucinich

Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2009
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Amends the Internal Revenue Code to deny a tax deduction for expenses related to advertising primarily directed at children to promote the consumption by children of food from any fast ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Dec 15, 2009

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