HB151 (2020) Detail

Relative to the definition of "agriculture."


HB 151 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0087

08/01

 

HOUSE BILL 151

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of "agriculture."

 

SPONSORS: Rep. O'Connor, Rock. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Environment and Agriculture

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill allows a farm to raise livestock with no intent to sell such livestock and still be considered within the definition of agriculture.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0087

08/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the definition of "agriculture."

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Agriculture; Definition.  Amend RSA 21:34-a, II(a)(4) to read as follows:

(4)  The raising [and] or sale of livestock which shall include but not be limited to all beef and dairy cattle, steer, oxen, goats, sheep, swine, horses, mules or other equidae, as well as domesticated strains of buffalo, bison, llamas, alpacas, emus, ostriches, poultry, rabbits, yaks, elk (Cervus canadensis), fallow deer (Dama dama), red deer (Cervus elephus), and reindeer (Rangifer tarandus).

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Links

HB151 at GenCourtMobile
HB151 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 29, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 5, 2019 House Exec Session
Nov. 7, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB151 Revision: 7348 Date: Dec. 27, 2018, 8:56 a.m.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Environment and Agriculture HJ 2 P. 39
Jan. 29, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/29/2019 10:00 am LOB 303
Feb. 5, 2019 Executive Session: 02/05/2019 12:30 pm LOB 303
Retained in Committee
Nov. 7, 2019 Executive Session: 11/07/2019 10:00 am LOB 303
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 18-0; CC) HC 50 P. 8
Jan. 8, 2020 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 01/08/2020 HJ 1 P. 41