Bill Status of HB2592  97th General Assembly

Short Description:  FARMERS' MARKET ACT

House Sponsors
Rep. Carol Ammons - Sonya M. Harper - Silvana Tabares - Tim Butler - Grant Wehrli, Thomas Morrison, Norine K. Hammond, John M. Cabello, Rita Mayfield and Allen Skillicorn

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Farmers' Market Act. Provides that the Department of Public Health shall develop a permit system for farmers' markets in accordance with the laws and rules of the State that are applicable to farmers' markets. Provides that each local health department shall monitor farmers' markets for compliance with the provisions of the Act. Provides that each local health department shall report permit violations to the Department. Provides that the Department shall be responsible for imposing appropriate sanctions for permit violations. Provides that, in addition to any other applicable law or rule, farmers' markets shall be subject to specified provisions. Defines "farmers' market".

DateChamber Action
  2/8/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Carol Ammons
  2/8/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
  2/8/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
  2/8/2017HouseFirst Reading
  2/8/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/16/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Tim Butler
  2/16/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli
  2/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Morrison
  2/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Norine K. Hammond
  2/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John M. Cabello
  2/16/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rita Mayfield
  2/22/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Allen Skillicorn
  2/22/2017HouseAssigned to Human Services Committee
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die