2009 Regular Session


File Code: Agriculture Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1248
Sponsored By:
Senators Pipkin, Brinkley, Colburn, Dyson, Edwards, Greenip, Haines, Harris, Kittleman, Kramer, Middleton, and Stoltzfus
Agriculture - Nutrient Management Plans - Confidentiality


Requiring the Department of Agriculture to destroy file copies of nutrient management plans or summaries of the plans after 3 years from the date of filing or return the copies to the individuals for whom they were prepared; and prohibiting the Department from sharing farm- specific information from specified sources with other government agencies or members of the general public.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Unfavorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs Withdrawn
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator E. J. Pipkin, District 36
Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator George C. Edwards, District 1
Senator Janet Greenip, District 33
Senator Larry E. Haines, District 5
Senator Andrew P. Harris, District 7
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9
Senator Rona E. Kramer, District 14
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator J. Lowell Stoltzfus, District 38

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statute:

( 8-801.1 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered