H.R. 6599 (112th): Stop Subsidizing Childhood Obesity Act

Introduced:

Nov 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 16, 2012, 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: Nov 16, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Nov 16, 2012
 
Introduced

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