BILL SUMMARY for SB09-117
SENATE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES
|Votes: View--> ||Action Taken: |
|Moved Amendment L. 002 that strikes everything bel|
Moved SB 09-117 to the Committee of the Whole, as
|Pass Without Objection|
11:29 AM -- Senate Bill 09-117
Senator Isgar, sponsor, described the provision of Senate Bill 09-119 that continues the regulation by the Department of Agriculture of the slaughter, processing, and sale of meat animals until July 1, 2018 and discontinues the regulation of locker plants for the storage of food. The bill directs that fines collected for violations be deposited in the General Fund rather than the Inspection and Consumer Services Cash Fund. It also makes other changes to the regulation of the slaughter, processing, and sale of meat animals. He also described the provisions of Amendment L. 002 that strike everything below the enacting clause (Attachment F).
The following person testified on the bill:
11:37 AM -- Julie Zimmerman, Director of the Inspection and Consumer Service Division of the Colorado Department of Agriculture, described the provisions of Amendment L. 002 and spoke in its support (Attachment G). She also responded to questions from the committee concerning the amendment.
|TIME: || 11:40:40 AM|
|MOTION:||Moved SB 09-117 to the Committee of the Whole, as amended, and with a recommendation that it be added to the consent calendar. The motion passed on a vote of 7-0.|
Final YES: 7 NO: 0 EXC: 0 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS
The meeting adjourned