2009 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 516

File Code: Agriculture Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 449
Sponsored By:
Senators Middleton, Colburn, Glassman, Conway, Dyson, Pinsky, Rosapepe, Lenett, Harrington, Greenip, and Harris
Entitled:
Maryland Organic Transition Investment Pilot Program (MO-TIPP)

Synopsis:

Establishing the Maryland Organic Transition Investment Pilot Program in the Department of Agriculture; requiring the Secretary of Agriculture to develop and implement the Pilot Program; establishing the Organic Agriculture Development Fund; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
2/5
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2/11
Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
3/17
Favorable with Amendments Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
3/18
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/20
Third Reading Passed (44-0)
4/8
Returned Passed
House Action
3/20
First Reading Environmental Matters
3/25
Hearing 4/8 at 1:00 p.m.
4/11
Favorable Report by Environmental Matters
4/6
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
4/8
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
Action after passage in Senate and House
5/19
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 553

Sponsored by:

Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Janet Greenip, District 33
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Andrew P. Harris, District 7
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Grants
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Reports
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees & Taxes; specific tax.
Rules and Regulations
Sunset

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Agriculture
( 10-14A-01 , 10-14A-02 , 10-14A-03 , 10-14A-04 , 10-14A-05 )

Documents:

Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Senate
Number: 304333/01     Offered on: March 18, 2009   at: 11:15 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
Senate
March 20, 2009: Third Reading Passed (44-0)
House
April 8, 2009: Third Reading Passed (137-0)