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The Latest: FDA postpones rules for calorie labels on menus


April 30, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on new nutrition standards for school lunches (all times local):

5:50 p.m.

Customers looking for calorie labels on restaurant menus and grocery store displays will have to wait another year.

The Food and Drug Administration has decided to delay calorie labeling rules set to go into effect this week.

The law was originally passed as part of the health care overhaul in 2010. It requires restaurants and other establishments that sell prepared foods and have 20 or more locations to post the calorie content of food.

Supermarkets and other businesses opposed to the...

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