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HB 626 (BR 451) - M. Denham, T. McKee, R. Palumbo

     AN ACT relating to agriculture.
     Amend KRS 45A.645 and KRS 148.830 to include references to the Kentucky Proud Program; repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 260.015 to establish a Kentucky Proud Program; restrict the use of the logo and labeling statements; allow grants-in-aid for eligible participants; allow fees to be charged for certain participants; create new sections of KRS Chapter 260 to define "agricultural product" and "Kentucky-grown agricultural product"; create a Kentucky Proud Advisory Council and describe its membership and duties; create a Kentucky Proud promotion fund and describe the uses of the fund; make technical corrections.


     SFA (1, T. Jensen) - Insert the trademark symbol "TM" after each reference to the "Kentucky Proud" program.

     Feb 25-introduced in House
     Feb 26-to Agriculture & Small Business (H); posting waived
     Feb 27-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 28-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 3-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 4, 2008
     Mar 6-3rd reading, passed 94-0
     Mar 7-received in Senate
     Mar 11-to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)
     Mar 20-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 21-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 27-floor amendment (1) filed
     Apr 2-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for April 2, 2008; 3rd reading, passed 37-0 with floor amendment (1) ; received in House; to Rules (H); taken from Rules; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate floor amendment (1) on April 2, 2008; House concurred in Senate floor amendment (1) ; passed 91-0
     Apr 14-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
     Apr 15-enrolled, signed by President of the Senate; delivered to Governor
     Apr 24-signed by Governor (Acts Ch. 154)

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