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The DC Code: § 2-1212.33 Healthy food distribution.

Index2 Government Administration. (Refs & Annos)
a
The Department of Small and Local Business Development shall convene a working group to develop a plan for establishing a commercial distribution system for fresh produce and healthy foods to corner stores. Corner stores shall be encouraged to work cooperatively to maximize their buying power.
b
The working group shall include representatives from:
1
District agencies;
2
The grocery ambassador, designated under § 2-1212.23;
3
Nonprofit organizations;
4
Urban farmers and community gardeners;
5
Corner stores and their trade associations; and
6
Produce wholesalers.
c
The working group shall issue a report, including recommendations, to the Mayor and the Council.
d
The Department of Small and Local Business Development may issue grants, on a competitive basis, for the establishment of a commercial distribution system for fresh produce and healthy foods

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For history of Law 18-353, see notes under § 2-1212.01. DC CODE § 2-1212.33 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Apr. 8, 2011, D.C. Law 18-353, § 303, 58 DCR 746.)