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Policy Summary

This law requires restaurants that sell children's meals that include a beverages to make the default beverage offered with such meals either water with no added sweeteners, or milk (or a non-dairy alternative).

Background Information

State California
Jurisdiction Name Cathedral City
Jurisdiction Type City,
Population Size 50,000-200,000
Legal Strategies
  • Prohibits/discourages something
  • Requires something, sets standards
Reach Community-wide
Food System Category Distribute; Get;

Policy Details

Refers to priority populations?
Yes

See references to "children's meal" and "consumption by children." § 5.92.010.

Health-related goal?
No

Environmental goal?
No

Economic goal?
No

Includes findings?
No

Has a stated intent or purpose?
No

Includes definitions?
Yes

§ 5.29.010.

Addresses implementation?
No

Enforcement provisions?
Unclear

The language of the law specifies that "this chapter shall be enforceable through the use of administrative citation procedures set forth in the Cathedral City Municipal Code Chapter 13.60." §5.92.030. That chapter refers to unspecified "administrative fines." § 13.60.010.

Evaluation component?
No

Requires extra investment?
No

Code context and ordinance history

This chapter is located in located Title 5 Business Regulations. History: Ord. 803 § 1, 2017.