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Chart: State and Local Restaurant Kids’ Meal Policies, 2019

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In 2018, California became the first to enact a healthy kids' meal bill statewide, when it passed legislation requiring chains to make healthier beverages like water or milk the default drink offered with kids’ meals. Hawaii, Delaware, and several municipalities have enacted healthy kids' meal policies as well; this is an updated list of such policies as of October 2019.