Bill Status of HB3769 99th General Assembly
Short Description: DEPT AGRIC-PUBLIC DIRECTORIES
Rep. Michael J. Madigan - William Davis - Sue Scherer, Raymond Poe, John Bradley, John Cavaletto, Adam Brown, Bill Mitchell, David B. Reis, Frank J. Mautino, Michelle Mussman, Cynthia Soto and Dwight Kay
| 1/10/2017||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Local Food, Farms, and Jobs Act. Provides that the Department of Agriculture shall create and maintain 2 public directories for the purpose of facilitating the purchase of local farm or food products. Provides that the Farmers' Public Directory shall include information necessary for farmers to identify and contact purchasing agents. Provides that the Purchasers' Public Directory shall include information necessary for purchasers to identify and contact qualified farmers and distributors. Authorizes the Department to adopt rules necessary to implement this program.