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2019 Nutrition Talking Points and 2019 Nutrition Palm Card 

March 2019 Legislative Update

SNACT Testimony and Talking Points on 

Senate Bill 229, An Act Prohibiting the Use of Styrofoam Trays in Connecticut Schools.  

3/20/19 update: The Committee voted 16 to 6 with 7 members absent/not voting to approve a motion to send bill 229 to the House and Senate members on the committee. This bill will now go to the Senate for further consideration.

House Bill 5835, An Act Requiring the Elimination of Single-Use Plastic Straws

3/20/19 update:The Committee voted 16 to 5 with 8 members absent/not voting to approve the motion to send this bill to the floor with the support of both the House and Senate member on the committee for substitute language. 

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