Bill Status of SB3383 101st General Assembly
Short Description: LOCAL FOODS FARMS AND JOBS
Sen. Michael E. Hastings
| 1/13/2021||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Local Food, Farms, and Jobs Act. Provides that the State (rather than the Local Food, Farms, and Jobs Council) shall support and encourage that 10% of food and food products purchased by entities funded in part or in whole by State dollars be local farm or food products. Provides that all State agencies and State-owned facilities that purchase food and food products shall publish on their applicable procurement bulletin their farm or food purchases for the recently completed fiscal year. Provides that the first published report shall be due no later than January 1, 2021 and represent fiscal year 2020 purchases. Provides that a report shall be due each January 1 thereafter and be published on a form prescribed by each applicable Chief Procurement Officer. Removes provisions concerning the creation, responsibilities, and governance of the Local Food, Farms, and Jobs Council. Amends the Commission to End Hunger Act to make a conforming change concerning the Local Food, Farms, and Jobs Council. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/14/2020||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings|| 2/14/2020||Senate||First Reading|| 2/14/2020||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 1/13/2021||Senate||Session Sine Die|