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SB19-148

Sunset Process Seed Potato Advisory Committee

Concerning the continuation of the seed potato advisory committee, and, in connection therewith, implementing the recommendations contained in the 2018 sunset report by the department of regulatory agencies.
Session:
2019 Regular Session
Subjects:
Agriculture
Professions & Occupations
Bill Summary

Sunset Process - Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee. The bill implements the following recommendations of the department of regulatory agencies' 2018 sunset review and report on the "Colorado Seed Potato Act" (Act) and the seed potato advisory committee (committee) by:

  • Extending the committee indefinitely, subject to review under the Act in 2028;
  • Replacing a member of the committee who is an employee of the department of agriculture with a member who is a potato grower who does not grow seed potatoes, with a preference for a potato grower with an operation in the western slope region of the state, but only when commercial cultivation begins in the western slope region;
  • Repealing a requirement that one member of the committee who represents the Colorado Certified Potato Growers Association be the association's sitting president; and
  • Repealing a provision that sets and staggers the initial terms of the members of the committee.
    (Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

Status

Introduced
Passed
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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    04/12/2019 Signed Act PDF
    04/03/2019 Final Act PDF
    03/28/2019 Rerevised PDF
    03/25/2019 Revised PDF
    03/13/2019 Reengrossed PDF
    03/11/2019 Engrossed PDF
    02/21/2019 Introduced PDF