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  • Rep. Carolyn W. Partridge, Chair
  • Rep. Richard Lawrence, Vice Chair
  • Rep. John L. Bartholomew, Ranking Member
  • Rep. Thomas Bock
  • Rep. Susan Buckholz
  • Rep. Rodney Graham
  • Rep. Mark Higley
  • Rep. Philip Jay Hooper
  • Rep. Terry Norris
  • Rep. Amy Sheldon
  • Rep. Harvey Smith

House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry

 

AGENDA

 

Room 31

April 25, 2017 - April 28, 2017

Last Updated 4/28/2017 2:56 PM

 

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

9:30 AM          S. 34 - An act relating to cross-promoting development incentives and State policy goals

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

10:00 AM          House Floor

 

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

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

12:00 PM          Lunch and Caucuses

 

2:30 PM          H. 495 - An act relating to miscellaneous agriculture subjects

 

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Chelsea Lewis, Business Development Section Chief, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets

 

4:00 PM          House Floor

 

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

9:00 AM          H. 495 - An act relating to miscellaneous agriculture subjects

Matt Cota, Lobbyist, Vermont Fuel Dealers Association

Doug Farnham, Director of Property Valuation and Review, Department of Taxes

 

10:00 AM          Fire Evacuation Update

Janet Miller, Sergeant-at-Arms, Vermont Legislature

 

1:00 PM          House Floor

 

Thursday, April 27, 2017

9:00 AM          Farm taxes

Candace Morgan, Director of Policy, Outreach and Legislative Affairs, Department of Taxes

Helena Gardner, Legislative Counsel and Records Officer, Office of Legislative Council

 

9:30 AM          H. 495 - An act relating to miscellaneous agriculture subjects

Michael Snyder, Commissioner, Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation

Sam Lincoln, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation

Lyn Desmarais, Legislative Director, Vermont Farm Bureau

 

1:00 PM          House Floor

 

1:00 PM          2+2 Advisory Committee Meeting

From 1-4 PM in Room 11

Ag and Forestry Committee members are invited, with best time to come from 1-2:30 PM.

 

Friday, April 28, 2017

9:30 AM          House Floor

 

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

Julie Moore, Secretary, Agency of Natural Resources

 

2:30 PM          S. 9 - An act relating to the preparation of poultry products

Michael O'Grady, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

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

Katherine McNamara, Assistant Director, Food Safety Consumer Protection

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

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