Bill Text — Nov 16, 2012
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Nov 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2012
Length: 4 pages
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.
Stop Subsidizing Childhood Obesity Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to deny a tax deduction for expenses related to advertising and marketing primarily directed at children to promote the ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6599 — 112th Congress: Stop Subsidizing Childhood Obesity Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6599
“H.R. 6599 — 112th Congress: Stop Subsidizing Childhood Obesity Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6599>
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