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 of poor nutritional quality.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 13, 2016
Length: 8 pages
May 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 13, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 13, 2016
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H.R. 5232 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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