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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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2012
Length: 4 pages
Nov 16, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 16, 2012
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H.R. 6599 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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