Informational hearing on Special Session Omnibus Agriculture, Housing and Rural Development Finance bill (Revisor #19-5229)
Nonpartisan staff walk-through of agriculture articles and spreadsheet.
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No official action will be taken.
The hearing may be extended until noon if necessary to complete the agenda.
HF2200 (Poppe) Omnibus Agriculture & Food Finance Bill - walk through of DE Amendment
A delete everything amendment will be posted late afternoon April 1. Walk through of the amendment, public testimony, and member questions/discussion will be occur on April 2nd. Amendments to the DE are due 9:45 AM April 3. Consideration of amendments and the final vote on HF 2200 as amended will occur on Thursday, April 4.
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(Poppe) - Omnibus agriculture and food finance bill.
HF 1581 (Poppe) Farmer mental health counseling funding provided
HF 1292 (Hansen) Unlawful pesticide application monetary penalties enhanced
BILL ADDED**HF 2690 (Poston) Appropriating money for Agricultural Centers of Excellence
Chronic Wasting Disease discussion continued
Other bills may be added
(Poppe) - Farmer mental health and farm advocate services and farmer-lender mediators money appropriated, and an appropriation canceled.
(Hansen) - Unlawful pesticide application monetary penalties enhanced.
(Poston) - Agricultural Centers of Excellence funding provided, and money appropriated.
The meeting time is extended to 11:45 AM if necessary to complete the agenda.
HF 2572 (Brand) Agricultural best management practice loan program funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF 1084 (Petersburg) Local food promotion and education event funding provided
HF 453 (Anderson) Off-sale alcoholic beverages sales excluded in food handler license fee
HF 759 (Hansen) Donated venison processing reimbursement increased
HF 2573 (Hansen) Emerging farmer outreach coordinator
Note: Other bills may be added.
**Bill Removed: HF 2248 (Vang) Industrial hemp definition modified, and voluntary hemp certification program established and HF 2134 (Erickson) Adaptive farm equipment loan program.
**Chronic Wasting Disease discussion moved to Thursday
(Brand) - Agricultural best management practice loan program funding provided, and money appropriated.
(Petersburg) - Local food promotion and education event funding provided, and money appropriated.
(Anderson) - Off-sale alcoholic beverages sales excluded in food handler license fee.
(Hansen) - Donated venison processing reimbursement increased.
(Hansen) - Farmer outreach coordinator position funding provided, and money appropriated.