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Bill Detail: SB20-090


Title Limit Liability For Food Donations To Nonprofits
Status House Committee on Energy & Environment Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole (03/12/2020)
Bill Subjects
  • Public Health
House Sponsors D. Esgar (D)
B. Titone (D)
Senate Sponsors F. Winter (D)
House Committee Energy and Environment
Senate Committee State, Veterans and Military Affairs
Date Introduced 01/13/2020

Current law provides limited immunity from civil and criminal
liability to retail food establishments, nonprofit organizations, and other
entities that donate items of food to nonprofit organizations for use or
distribution in providing assistance to needy or poor persons. The bill
extends the same immunity to correctional facilities.
The bill encourages retail food establishments and correctional

facilities to donate apparently wholesome food to local nonprofit
organizations for distribution to needy or poor individuals.

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