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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.2575 189th (2015 - 2016)

An Act to reduce childhood obesity

By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2575) of Kay Khan and others for legislation to create a program to reduce childhood obesity by assessing a tax on candies, confectionaries and soft drinks. Revenue.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Kay Khan

Cosponsors

Name District/Address
Kay Khan 11th Middlesex
Brian M. Ashe 2nd Hampden
Gailanne M. Cariddi 1st Berkshire
Marjorie C. Decker 25th Middlesex
Marcos A. Devers 16th Essex
James B. Eldridge Middlesex and Worcester
John V. Fernandes 10th Worcester
Kenneth I. Gordon 21st Middlesex
Danielle W. Gregoire 4th Middlesex
Jonathan Hecht 29th Middlesex
Jason M. Lewis Fifth Middlesex
James J. O'Day 14th Worcester
Sarah K. Peake 4th Barnstable
Denise Provost 27th Middlesex
David M. Rogers 24th Middlesex
Frank I. Smizik 15th Norfolk
Ellen Story 3rd Hampshire
Benjamin Swan 11th Hampden
Chris Walsh 6th Middlesex

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