2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Regular Sponsors:||Health Care|
|Bill Title:||Relating to protecting antibiotics for human public health; declaring an emergency.|
Makes legislative findings regarding routine provision of antibiotics to food-producing animals and its relation to public health.
Prohibits provision of medically important antibiotic to food-producing animal except as recommended by licensed veterinarian for certain purposes. Makes prohibition operative January 1, 2019. Requires operator of concentrated animal feeding operation to file annual report regarding provision of medically important antibiotics to food-producing animals at operation. Requires reporting for activities conducted on or after January 1, 2018. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||May Have Fiscal Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||May Have Revenue Impact, But No Statement Yet Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In Senate Committee|
|Current Committee:||Senate Committee On Health Care|