Bill No.
33-16
Concerning: Eating
and
Drinking
Establishments - Food Allergen
Awareness Training
Revised:
7/26/2016
Draft No. 3
Introduced:
August
2. 2016
Enacted:
November
1 2016
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COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
Lead Sponsor: Councilmember Riemer
Co-Sponsors: Councilmembers Leventhal, Katz, and Rice
AN ACT
to:
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require certain employees of eating and drinking establishments to complete a food
allergen awareness training course and pass a test;
require the Department of Health and Human Services to provide a list of approved
online and in person food allergen awareness training courses; and
generally amend County law regarding eating and drinking establishments.
By adding
Montgomery County Code
Chapter 15, Eating and Drinking Establishments
Section 15-158
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The County Council for Montgomery County, Maryland approves the following Act:
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BILL NO. 33-16
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Section 15-15B is added as follows:
15-15B. Food allergen awareness training - required.
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An
eating and drinking establishment that is required to be under the
immediate control off! certified food service manager under Section 15-8
must have on the premises at all times when food is being prepared or
served, an employee who has completed f! food allergen awareness
training course and passed a test approved
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The Department must make available f! list of approved online and
in-person food allergen awareness training courses.
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Sec. 2. Effective Date.
Section 15- l 5B, as added by Section
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of this Act, takes effect July 1, 2017.
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Isiah Leggett, County Executive
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