2010 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 912
Sponsored By:
Delegates Shank, Beitzel, Haddaway, Hubbard, Hucker, Ivey, Jenkins, Jennings, Kach, Kipke, Montgomery, Ramirez, Riley, Sophocleus, and Stull
Farmer's Markets - Sale of Poultry and Rabbits


Altering a definition to exclude the sale of poultry or rabbit products at a farmer's market from regulation as a food service facility; clarifying that a license is not required to deliver prepackaged food products; providing that a license is not required for sales of a poultry product or a rabbit product if the farm on which the product was raised is not subject to specified federal regulation; prohibiting a local jurisdiction from requiring a license for the sale of specified poultry and rabbit products; etc.

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 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Christopher B. Shank, District 2B
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate James W. Hubbard, District 23A
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Charles A. Jenkins, District 3B
Delegate J. B. Jennings, District 7
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32
Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Agriculture -see also- Farmland
Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Meat, Poultry, Seafood -see also- Clams; Crabs; Oysters

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 21-301 , 21-304 , 21-308 , 21-309.1 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations