HB 246/FN (BR 292) - K. Flood, D. Graham
AN ACT relating to restaurant display of caloric information.
Create new section of KRS 217.280 to 217.390 to define "food facility," "nutrient content disclosure statement," "drive-through," "menu board," "point of sale," and "standard menu item"; require food service establishments identified with chain restaurants and having 20 or more locations in the United States to provide a nutrient content disclosure statement for all food and drink items sold on menus and menu boards; permit food service establishments to provide additional nutrition information; amend KRS 217.990 to establish that violators shall be fined no less than $100 and no more than $1,000 for each violation; establish a delayed effective date of July 1, 2011.
Jan 13-introduced in House
Jan 19-to Health & Welfare (H)
Feb 1-posted in committee