Tag Archives: legislation

EU Vegan Labeling

On Wednesday, the European Parliament passed a motion requiring origin food labeling, which includes a provision recognizing that vegetarians and vegans are… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Plastic Bags Get Trashed in California

Come 2012, lucky Californians will never have to hear the question “Paper or plastic?” again. That’s right—the state of California is trendsetting once again. The state’s General Assembly passed a bill on June 3 that, if enacted, will ban the use of plastic bags in grocery stores, drugstores, and other convenience stores… Read full article […]
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Plastic Bag Ban

On Thursday, the California Assembly approved a bill banning plastic bags from select retail outlets statewide, including supermarkets, pharmacies… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Vegan Vending Machines

This week, the US House of Representatives will examine the Child Nutrition Act recently passed by the Senate. If passed, the bill would give the… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Farm Animal Cruelty Act

In March, US House of Representatives Elton Gallegly, R-Calif., and Diane Watson, D-Calif., introduced the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act, and… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Irresistible Illinois

From the banks of the Mississippi River to the top of the Sears Tower, the Land of Lincoln offers plenty of fun things to do and places to see that don’t involve cruelty to animals. Illinois residents of all species benefit from legislation that restricts individuals’ right to keep exotic animals and forbids cruel horse-tripping […]
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NEW Schools Act

Yesterday, Congressman Jared Polis (D-CO) introduced a House Resolution entitled the Nutrition Education and Wellness in Schools Act (NEW Schools Act)… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Veg School Bill

On Wednesday, Congressman Jared Polis introduced pro-veg legislation to the House of Representatives in the form of The Healthy School Meals Act. The main objective… Go to Source
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Confinement Act

Last week, US House Representatives Elton Gallegly, R-Calif., and Diane Watson, D-Calif., introduced the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act, which would… Go to Source
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Idaho Farm-Animals

On Monday, Idaho state Senators passed SB 1331, an animal-welfare bill that will establish a 10-member agricultural-animal advisory committee that will… Go to Source
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