The health care reform legislation was signed into law on March 23, 2010 by President Obama. Section 4205 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 will change the way menu boards, vending machines and menus look.
Vending machine operators who own or operate 20 or more vending machines will also need to disclose calorie content for certain items.
The FDA wants to hear from you. The deadline for proposed regulations is March 23, 2011 and the FDA wants to know how you think the labeling requirements should be implemented.
To share your opinion visit the FDA website and follow the instructions. It’s simple and in just a few steps your opinion will be heard.