IL FAMILY FARM SUPPORT ACT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Illinois Family Farmer Support Act. Mandates that
the Cooperative Extension Service of the College of Agriculture of the
University of Illinois create a Cooperative Development Board.
Provides that, subject to appropriation, the Board shall establish,
assist, and enhance the development of local and regional agricultural
cooperatives to provide support to Illinois family farmers. Effective
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the board shall establish, assist, and enhance the
development of local and regional agricultural institutions, such as,
but not limited to, cooperatives, other ownership structures,
contractual arrangements and information systems to provide support to
Illinois family farmers.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0191
Last action date: 99-07-20
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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