AB-0765: Sugar Sweetened Beverages: Healthy Checkout (COSPONSOR)

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Wicks
Status: Alive
AAP-CA Position: Support
To view the status of this bill on the State Website, click here.

Would prohibit the placement of sugar sweetened beverages near the check-out counter and at the end caps of aisles at supermarkets, large grocery stores, super centers and warehouse clubs.

Would enact the California Healthy Checkout Aisles for Healthy Families Act, and would require stores, as specified to make available only specified beverages, including milk and natural fruit and vegetable juice, in the checkout areas of the store.

Last Action:

04/23/19 In committee: Set, second hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
Download AAP Positional Letter: CoSponsor Letter_CMA_CDA_AAP_AsmHealth_Sent 3.18.19