Legislation Database - tracks policies related to obesity

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The legislation database tracks state and federal policies related to obesity and diet-related diseases in issue areas including access to healthy food, breastfeeding, farms and gardens, school nutrition and physical activity, food assistance programs, marketing/advertising to children, menu and package labeling, and food and beverage taxes.

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Last updated on June 13, 2019.

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Access to Healthy Food
BMI Screening, Children
Built Environment
Councils and Task Forces
Farms and Gardens
Food Assistance Programs
Food Donations
Food Labeling
Healthy Restaurant Meals
Healthy Vending
Lawsuits/Personal Responsibility
Marketing/Advertising to Children
Menu and Package Labeling
Obesity, General
Physical Activity, General
Preschool Nutrition
Restrictions on Food and Beverage Sales
Sales and Other Taxes
School Junk Foods
School Wellness
School, Nutrition
School, Other Initiatives
School, Physical Activity
Sugary Drinks
Trans Fats
Water Access in Schools
Weight Bias

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Federal (FD): HR = House of Representatives Bill, SB = Senate Bill
State: HB = House Bill, SB = Senate Bill , AB = Assembly Bill