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Federal Menu Labeling Law Preempts State and Local Laws

January 1, 2010 |
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Many provisions in the recently passed Health Care Reform Act will have an effect on the food service industry. Included among those, is a new Federal rule regulating menu labeling. The Federal requirement attempts to establish a uniform approach to nutrition labeling on menus, and is intended to preempt state and local laws different from those in the Act.

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