TO COMBAT CHILDHOOD OBESITY: California senate proposes soda tax

April 2002
FoodService Director;4/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p1
Trade Publication
Presents an update on a legislation proposed by the California state senate which imposes a tax on sweetened and carbonated soft drinks and syrups as of April 15, 2002. Projected annual tax revenue of the sold soda and soft drinks; Potential impact of the legislation on the revenues of the soft drink industry; Details of the proposed taxes applying to sales in California.


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