RI Sen. Bill Seeks Excise Tax On Sugary Drinks

By Jaqueline McCool · February 23, 2021, 12:40 PM EST

Rhode Island would impose a 1.5-cent-per-ounce excise tax on sales of sugary drinks under a bill introduced in the state Senate.

S.B. 327, which Sen. Valarie Lawson, D-East Providence, introduced Monday, would...

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