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HB 566 (BR 1867) - M. Denham, J. Bell, M. King, T. McKee, W. Stone

     AN ACT relating to milk.
     Amend KRS 260.664 to require the Kentucky Milk Commission to coordinate with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to increase awareness among consumers regarding where dairy products are produced; coordinate with the Cabinet for Economic Development to explore incentives that would sustain Kentucky's dairy industry; develop and administer a program of minimum milk pricing for dairy farmers if the federal milk marketing order system is abolished.


     SCA (1, D. Givens) - Require the commission to recommend a program of minimum milk pricing protection to the General Assembly for consideration, rather than develop and administer a program.

     Mar 1-introduced in House
     Mar 2-to Agriculture & Small Business (H)
     Mar 8-posted in committee
     Mar 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Mar 11-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 15, 2010
     Mar 15-3rd reading, passed 96-0
     Mar 16-received in Senate
     Mar 17-to Agriculture (S)
     Mar 22-taken from committee; 1st reading; returned to Agriculture (S)
     Mar 23-taken from committee; 2nd reading; returned to Agriculture (S)
     Mar 25-reported favorably, to Rules as a Consent bill with committee amendment (1)
     Mar 26-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 26, 2010; 3rd reading, passed 38-0 with committee amendment (1) ; received in House; to Rules (H)
     Apr 1-taken from committee; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate committee amendment (1) for Thursday, April 1, 2010; House concurred in Senate committee amendment (1) ; passed 100-0; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 13-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 140)

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