Amendment #7 to H.4071

Supp. Budget Amendment #7

Mr. Hill of Ipswich moves to amend the bill move that the bill be amended by adding the following four sections:

"SECTION 5. Subjection (l) of section 3 of chapter 23K, as appearing in section 16 of chapter 194 of the Acts of 2011, is hereby amended by striking, after the words 'The commission', the word 'may', and inserting, in place thereof, the word 'shall' ; and further, by inserting, in said subsection of said chapter, after the words 'to conduct a credit', the word:- and background.

SECTION 6. Subjection (m) of section 3 of chapter 23K, as appearing in section 16 of chapter 194 of the Acts of 2011, is hereby amended by adding, at the end thereof, the following:- The commission shall, at all times, strive to avoid impropriety and the appearance of impropriety in all matters under their jurisdiction and shall require all staff and personnel subject to their direction and control to observe the same standards of fidelity and diligence.

SECTION 7. Subsection (c) of section 222 of chapter 111 of the General Laws, as inserted by section 6 of chapter 197 of the Acts of 2010, is hereby amended by striking subdivision (2) and inserting in place thereof the following: - (2) All competitive foods or beverages sold or provided in public schools shall be limited to foods or beverages that comply with the nutritional standards; provided, however, that the nutritional standards shall not apply, unless a public school district or board of trustees elects to apply the nutritional standards, to: competitive foods or beverages sold on school grounds up to 30 minutes before the beginning of the school day or 30 minutes after the end of the school day, with the exception of competitive foods or beverages sold through vending machines, in which case the nutritional standards shall apply at all times; or, competitive foods or beverages sold during the school day at booster sales, concession stands, and other school-sponsored or school-related fundraisers and events.

SECTION 8. Clause (iv) of subdivision (4) of subsection (c) of section 222 of chapter 111 of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking the word 'may' and inserting in place thereof the following: - shall.”.