legislation & regulation

The proposal mandates higher sanitation standards for all Veterans Affairs Medical Center dining services.
Yesterday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi made a promise that the newest version of the House’s Child Nutrition Reauthorization bill “never sees the light of day on the House floor."...
Rep. Todd Rokita said he has doubts about whether the federal government should subsidize school lunches at all.
The celebrity chef is calling upon NYC’s mayor to provide free lunches for all public schools, so that children aren’t bullied for taking advantage of subsidized lunches.
A vote could come as soon as today.
In two steps, the agency hopes to reduce the content in food sold to consumers by roughly a third.
The legislation, hailed as a landmark by labor proponents, is already being copied by other municipalities.
Even more than usual, labor issues were top of mind for noncommercial foodservice directors and restaurateurs at this year’s NRA Show in Chicago. Here's why...
Far more managers will qualify for time-and-a-half pay unless their salaries are raised or their hours are cut.
The legislation, which now awaits Gov. Dannel Malloy’s signature, would require the state’s departments of agriculture and education to develop such programs in public schools.