Seattle’s King County approves nation’s second menu-labeling law

SEATTLE —Chain restaurants here and in other parts of Washington’s King County will be required to post nutrition information on menus and menu boards beginning Aug. 1, 2008, under a law approved earlier this month by the county Board of Health.

The King County menu-labeling requirement, the nation’s second, goes further than a mandate now in effect in New York City by requiring the disclosure of more nutritional

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