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S.58 (Act 44)

An act relating to the State hemp program

Sen. John Rodgers
5/30/2019 - Signed by Governor on May 30, 2019
Sponsor(s)
Last Recorded Action
Senate 5/30/2019 - Signed by Governor on May 30, 2019
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An act relating to the State hemp program

Detailed Status

Regular Session 2019-2020
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An act relating to the State hemp program

Roll Call History

Regular Session 2019-2020
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An act relating to the State hemp program

Committee Meetings

Regular Session 2019-2020
Meeting Date Committee
An act relating to the State hemp program

Meeting Full List

Regular Session 2019-2020
Friday, February 1, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Agriculture
10:00 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

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

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Agriculture
15 minutes after Floor

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Hemp Collaborative
Ethan Allen Room 10-11 AM

Carl Christianson, Owner, Northeast Processing
Brenden Beer, Owner, Kitchen Cabinet Medicinals
Bill Lofy, Owner, Kria Botanicals
Dan Chang, Owner, Kria Botanicals
Cary Giguere, Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
11:45 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Sen. John Rodgers, Sponsor

Thursday, February 7, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Agriculture
9:00 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Hemp Processing Center Proposal
Joint Hearing with House Agriculture and Forestry Committee and House Commerce and Economic Development Committee
Ethan Allen Room

David Muller, Entrepreneur
10:15 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Netaka White, Consultant
10:30 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Cary Giguere, Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Stephanie Smith, Land Use Chief, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets
Netaka White, Consultant
Nathan Maez, Head of Marketing, Go Farm Hemp

Friday, February 8, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Agriculture
10:00 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

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

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Agriculture
9:00 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Committee discussion and possible vote


Friday, February 15, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Agriculture
10:00 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

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

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Finance
3:30 PM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Walk-through

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Finance
2:30 PM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Sen. Christopher A. Pearson, Reporter, Senate Agriculture Committee
Stephanie Boucher, Clinical Herbalist, CannaBotanicals, LLC
Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
Andrea Stander, Policy Consultant, Rural Vermont
Sen. John Rodgers, Sponsor

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Finance
1:30 PM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Committee Discussion and Possible Vote

Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Finance
10 min after the floor

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Discussion and Vote

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Ryan Patch, Deputy Director, Water Quality Division, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets

Thursday, March 21, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Appropriations
6:46 PM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

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

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
15 minutes after Floor

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Sen. John Rodgers, Sponsor
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Kevin Kennedy, Founder, Continuum
Carl Christianson, Owner, Northeast Processing
Heather Darby, Agronomy Specialist, UVM Extension
Stephanie Smith, Land Use Chief, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets
Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
3:15 PM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
Andrea Stander, Policy Consultant, Rural Vermont

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
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S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Committee discussion

15 minutes after Floor

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program


Thursday, April 25, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
15 minutes after Floor

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Committee discussion and possible vote

Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
Gabrielle Malina, Partner, Komline Consulting Government Relations
Andrea Stander, Policy Consultant, Rural Vermont

Friday, April 26, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
15 minutes after Floor

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

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

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Ways and Means
9:15 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Rep. Carolyn W. Partridge, Chair, House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
Rep. Charen Fegard, Member, House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
11:20 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Thursday, May 2, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Ways and Means
10:10 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Chloe Wexler, Fiscal Data Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
After the Floor

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

potential vote

Chloe Wexler, Fiscal Data Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
3:20 PM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Chloe Wexler, Fiscal Data Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
4:00 PM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

potential vote

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

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Committee(s):
House Committee on Appropriations
9:00 AM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Rep. Carolyn W. Partridge, Chair, House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
Rep. Samuel Young, Reporter, House Committee on Ways and Means
Dan Dickerson, Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
1:00 PM

S.58 - An act relating to the State hemp program

Dan Dickerson, Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

An act relating to the State hemp program

Witnesses Who Testified

Regular Session 2019-2020
House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
  • Carl Christianson, Owner, Northeast Processing
  • Heather Darby, Agronomy Specialist, UVM Extension
  • Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
  • Kevin Kennedy, Founder, Continuum
  • Gabrielle Malina, Partner, Komline Consulting Government Relations
  • Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Sen. John Rodgers, Sponsor
  • Stephanie Smith, Land Use Chief, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets
  • Andrea Stander, Policy Consultant, Rural Vermont
House Committee on Appropriations
  • Dan Dickerson, Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
  • Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Rep. Carolyn W. Partridge, Chair, House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
  • Rep. Samuel Young, Reporter, House Committee on Ways and Means
House Committee on Ways and Means
  • Rep. Charen Fegard, Member, House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
  • Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
  • Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Rep. Carolyn W. Partridge, Chair, House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
  • Chloe Wexler, Fiscal Data Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
Senate Committee on Agriculture
  • Brenden Beer, Owner, Kitchen Cabinet Medicinals
  • Dan Chang, Owner, Kria Botanicals
  • Carl Christianson, Owner, Northeast Processing
  • Cary Giguere, Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
  • Bill Lofy, Owner, Kria Botanicals
  • Nathan Maez, Head of Marketing, Go Farm Hemp
  • David Muller, Entrepreneur
  • Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Sen. John Rodgers, Sponsor
  • Stephanie Smith, Land Use Chief, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets
  • Netaka White, Consultant
Senate Committee on Appropriations
  • Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Senate Committee on Finance
  • Stephanie Boucher, Clinical Herbalist, CannaBotanicals, LLC
  • Cary Giguere, Policy Director, Public Health and Agricultural Resource Management
  • Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Ryan Patch, Deputy Director, Water Quality Division, Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets
  • Sen. Christopher A. Pearson, Reporter, Senate Agriculture Committee
  • Sen. John Rodgers, Sponsor
  • Andrea Stander, Policy Consultant, Rural Vermont

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An act relating to the State hemp program

Statutes Affected

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Staff
Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel

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