Legislation

Bill to ban unhealthy food ads for kids clears Senate, House sponsor sought

An advertising lobby group vows to continue pushback against the bill.

Sen. Nancy Greene Raine, centre, holds a press conference in Ottawa on Sept. 28, 2016, after introducing Bill S-228, the Child Health Protection Act, with Manuel Arango, director of health policy and advocacy at the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, and Corinne Voyer, director of Coalition québécoise sur la problématique du poids. Photograph courtesy of Sen. Nancy Greene Raine

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 12:00 AM

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