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Federal/State:Nebraska
Bill:NE SB 447 - Sales tax on soft drinks
Summary:Would impose a sales and use tax on soft drinks, which do not include milk, milk products, milk substitutes (soy, rice, etc), or 100% fruit or vegetable juice. Revenue would support a Nebraska Healthy Kids Fund and the Evidence-Based Practice Fund.
Sponsor(s):Senator Bill Avery (I)
Status:
As of 2/7/2013: Scheduled for public hearing on March 15, 2013
As of 2/7/2013: Schedule for public hearing on March 15, 2013
As of 1/25/2013: Referred to Committee on Revenue
As of 1/23/2013: Introduced