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San Francisco, Cal., Admin. Code ch. 101 (current through Oct. 5, 2017)
Brief Summary
Restricts the use of city funds to buy sugar-sweetened beverages in any form, except as specifically exempted; also does not allow sugar-sweetened beverages to be sold, provided or distributed under a city contract or grant.
Legal Strategies
Requires something, sets standards.
Prohibits/discourages something.
Reach
Community-wide
Food System Category: Distribute, Get
State: California
Jurisdiction Type: City, County
Jurisdiction Name: San Francisco
Does the law refer to priority populations in some way?
No.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to improving or protecting health?
Yes. Restricts use of government funds to purchase sugar-sweetened beverages.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal of fostering improved environmental conditions?
No.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to promoting or supporting the community's economy?
No.
Does the law include findings (including jurisdiction-specific findings), or are there findings in the larger section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
No.
Does the law have a stated intent or purpose, or is there an intent or purpose in the larger section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
No.
Does the law include definitions, or are there definitions in the section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
Yes. Sec. 101.2.
Does the law address implementation in some way?
Yes. The City Administrator, or the purchaser (at City Administrator's discretion) may adopt rules, regulations, or guidelines to implement the law. (Sec. 101.7.).
Are there enforcement provisions that identify specific penalties or consequences for non-compliance?
Yes. Administrative fines from $500, to $750, to $1,000 (sec. 101.6).
Does the law include an evaluation component, beyond reporting on activity?
No.
Does the law require an extra or atypical financial or resource investment?
No.
Code context and ordinance history
Part of San Francisco Administrative Code; Chapter 101, Restricting the Purchase, Sale, or Distribution of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages By or for the City. History: Added by Ord. 99-15 , File No. 150243, App. 6/25/2015, Eff. 7/25/2015, Oper. 9/1/2015.