CCAGW Annual Ratings

Food Labeling Requirements – Passage


Passage of the bill that would modify the Food and Drug Administration's menu labeling regulations to allow nutritional information to be provided online, as opposed to on a menu board, and would allow restaurants and other food establishments to determine the serving size for which nutritional information would be posted. It would prohibit states from enacting laws regarding the disclosure of nutritional information that are different from the federal law. It would prohibit the FDA from enforcing compliance with menu labeling regulations for 90 days after a violation is discovered.

Vote Number: 
House Vote 56
Bill Number: 
HR 772
CCAGW Position: 
Vote Results: 
Passed 266-157 : R 234-1; D 32-156