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Senate Committee on Agriculture

 

AGENDA

 

Room 26

March 21, 2017 - March 24, 2017

Last Updated 3/22/2017 11:52 AM

 

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

9:30 AM          Senate Floor

 

15 minutes after Floor          H. 495 - An act relating to miscellaneous agriculture subjects

Rep. Thomas Bock

 

-          H. 497 - An act relating to health requirements for animals used in agriculture

Rep. Mark Higley

 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

9:00 AM          H. 218 - An act relating to the adequate shelter of dogs and cats

Rep. John L. Bartholomew, Sponsor

 

9:30 AM          H. 497 - An act relating to health requirements for animals used in agriculture

Marie Horbar, Law Clerk, Office of Legislative Council

Dr. Kristin Haas, Director, Food Safety and Consumer Protection, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets

 

10:45 AM          Break

 

11:00 AM          Committee Discussion

 

Thursday, March 23, 2017

9:00 AM          H. 497 - An act relating to health requirements for animals used in agriculture

Committee discussion

 

9:30 AM          Introduction

PathStone

James Cooper, Training and Employment Director, PathStone

 

10:15 AM          Break

 

10:30 AM          H. 497 - An act relating to health requirements for animals used in agriculture

 Committee discussion

 

4:00 PM          Joint Assembly

Judicial Retention

House Chamber

 

Friday, March 24, 2017

9:00 AM          To Be Determined

 

10:00 AM          H. 495 - An act relating to miscellaneous agriculture subjects

Diane Bothfeld, Director of Administrative Services, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets

Alyson Eastman, Deputy Secretary, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets

 

11:15 AM          Break

 

11:30 AM          Senate Floor

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

 Linda Leehman at 802-828-2233 or lleehman@leg.state.vt.us

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