2015 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor John A. Kitzhaber, M.D., for State Department of Agriculture)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to programs administered by the State Department of Agriculture.|
Allows Director of Agriculture and State Department of Agriculture to choose methods for giving notice regarding quarantines, control areas and related rules in addition to notice by publication in newspaper.
Allows Director of Agriculture and State Department of Agriculture to choose methods for giving notice regarding quarantines, control areas and related rules in addition to notice by publication in newspaper. Eliminates requirement that department declare hazard and establish control area in response to existence of eastern filbert blight. Eliminates references to Grade B milk. Allows director to choose method for making noxious weed information available. Expands applicability of defined terms for statutes dealing with plant pests and plant infections and infestations. Amends definition of "certificate of analysis" in biodiesel laws. Eliminates requirement that department give fuel dealers notice of threshold biodiesel production capacity. Repeals requirement that department study and monitor ethanol production. Repeals obsolete statutes providing for participation in former Interstate Compact on Pest Control.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 203|
|Fiscal Impact:||No Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|