Purpose

Senate Standing Committee on Agriculture
Senator Darrel J. Aubertine, Chair
9:30 AM, Tuesday, March 2, 2010
Room 904 LOB

Guest Speaker: Dean Norton of the NY Farm Bureau.

The committee will consider the following nominations:

Leslie Cole, Jr., as a member of the Advisory Council on Agriculture
Robert W. Nolan, as a member of the Advisory Council on Agriculture
Robert B. Reynolds, Jr., as a member of the Advisory Council on Agriculture

Printed No.

Sponsor

Title

718
Refer to Finance

Larkin

An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to the powers and duties of the commissioner of agriculture and markets pertaining to the direct marketing of grapes and other fruit products, and the profitability of farming and the preservation of viable farm land; and to amend the real property tax law, in relation to a limited and partial exemption for certain structures and buildings used in the operation of wineries and distilleries

6305A
Refer to Finance

Valesky

An act to amend the agriculture and markets law and the environmental conservation law, in relation to establishing a maple syrup assistance program

6317
w/amendment

Aubertine

An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to the definition of "agricultural commodity"

6443
w/amendment

Aubertine

An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to including production of maple sap and pure maple products made therefrom, within the definition of agricultural tourism

6780

Valesky

An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to frozen desserts made with wine