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2016 Regular Session



Agriculture - Cattle, Swine, and Poultry - Use of Antimicrobial Drugs

Sponsored by:

Delegate Robinson, S.


In the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a specified owner of cattle, swine, or poultry from administering or authorizing an agent to administer specified antimicrobial drugs in cattle, swine, or poultry without a prescription or veterinary feed directive issued by a licensed veterinarian in accordance with specified conditions; requiring a veterinarian who issues a veterinary feed directive to submit to the Department of Agriculture specified information in a specified manner; providing for the application of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates S. Robinson, Lam, Beidle, Carr, Ebersole, Fraser-Hidalgo, Hettleman, Korman, Moon, Morales, and Platt
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0607
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Agriculture
Narrow Subject(s):Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Health -see also- Mental Health
Meat, Poultry, Seafood -see also- Clams; Crabs; Oysters
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Agriculture
(3-1001 through 3-1006)

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October 24, 2017 5:02 P.M.