2009 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 808
Sponsored By:
Delegates Haddaway, Eckardt, Aumann, Bartlett, Bates, Beitzel, Boteler, Bromwell, Cane, Dwyer, Elmore, Frank, George, Hecht, Jennings, Krebs, Kullen, Lafferty, Manno, Mathias, McComas, Montgomery, Murphy, Myers, Norman, O'Donnell, Riley, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stull, Taylor, F. Turner, Walkup, Wood, McDonough, Pena-Melnyk, and Nathan-Pulliam
Milk Products - Pilot Farmstead Cheese Program - Repeal of Sunset


Repealing the termination of provisions of law relating to farmstead cheese production and the farmstead cheese program; and requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to submit a report on the status of the farmstead cheese program to the Governor and the General Assembly by October 1, 2013.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/17 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (135-0)
Returned Passed
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 4/2 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Finance
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 610

Sponsored by:

Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Joseph R. Bartlett, District 4A
Delegate Gail H. Bates, District 9A
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate D. Page Elmore, District 38A
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate J. B. Jennings, District 7
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate James N. Mathias, Jr., District 38B
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Peter Murphy, District 28
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate H. Wayne Norman, District 35A
Delegate Anthony J. O'Donnell, District 29C
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Andrew A. Serafini, District 2A
Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Mary Roe Walkup, District 36
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Milk Products

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 21-401 , 21-410 , 21-416 , 21-416.1 , 21-417 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 136985/01     Offered on: March 27, 2009   at: 12:17 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 25, 2009: Third Reading Passed (135-0)
April 6, 2009: Third Reading Passed (47-0)