2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 1177
Georgia Kosher Food Consumer Protection Act; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 26 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to standards, labeling, adulteration of food, so as to provide for legislative intent; to provide a short title; to define certain terms; to provide for the posting of kosher certification information by sellers of kosher food and kosher for Passover food; to prohibit the posting of false kosher certification information; to provide for enforcement by the Commissioner of Agriculture; to provide penalties for the failure to post kosher certification information and for the posting of false kosher certification information; to provide for the handling of minor violations; to provide for the institution of criminal proceedings; to provide for injunctive relief; to provide that remedies under this Act are not exclusive; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/17/2010 - House Second Readers
Feb/16/2010 - House First Readers
Feb/11/2010 - House Hopper