2009 Regular Session


File Code: Agriculture Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 816
Sponsored By:
Delegates V. Clagett, Ali, Bobo, Cardin, Frush, Hucker, Love, Morhaim, Niemann, and Stein
Maryland Food and Hunger Policy Council - Department of Agriculture


Creating the Maryland Food and Hunger Policy Council in the Department of Agriculture; providing for the composition and staffing of the Council; providing that a member of the Council may not receive compensation but may be reimbursed for specified expenses; authorizing the Council to appoint specified nonvoting affiliate members; specifying the duties of the Council; and requiring the Council to adopt action plans and make specified reports.

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 Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/4 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Virginia P. Clagett, District 30
Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Jon S. Cardin, District 11
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Dan K. Morhaim, District 11
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agriculture, Department of
Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 10-1701 , 10-1702 , 10-1703 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered