senate Bill S6299A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to defraying costs of aggregating, processing and transporting agricultural products for producers and processors

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Agriculture Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 06, 2016 print number 6299a
Apr 06, 2016 amend (t) and recommit to agriculture
Jan 06, 2016 referred to agriculture

Co-Sponsors

S6299 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9549
Current Committee:
Senate Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §16, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A1503
2019-2020: A6489

S6299 - Summary

Relates to defraying costs of aggregating, processing and transporting agricultural products for producers and processors.

S6299 - Sponsor Memo

S6299 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6299

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. PANEPINTO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture

AN  ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to defray-
  ing costs of aggregating,  processing  and  transporting  agricultural
  products for producers and processors

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 5-b  of  section  16  of  the  agriculture  and
markets law is amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows:
  (D)  PROVIDE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE TO PRODUCERS AND PROCESSORS OF AGRI-
CULTURAL PRODUCTS ON DEFRAYING THE COSTS OF AGGREGATING, PROCESSING  AND
TRANSPORTING  AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS, AND IDENTIFY AND DISSEMINATE INFOR-
MATION ON FEDERAL AND  OTHER  GRANT  OR  ASSISTANCE  PROGRAMS  WITH  THE
PURPOSE OF DEFRAYING SUCH COSTS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13281-02-5

Co-Sponsors

S6299A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9549
Current Committee:
Senate Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §16, Ag & Mkts L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A1503
2019-2020: A6489

S6299A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to defraying costs of aggregating, processing and transporting agricultural products for producers and processors.

S6299A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6299A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 6299--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 6, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. PANEPINTO, COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and  when  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to assist-
  ance  with  aggregating,  processing  and  transporting   agricultural
  products for producers and processors

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 5-b  of  section  16  of  the  agriculture  and
markets law is amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows:
  (D)  PROVIDE,  IN  COOPERATION WITH CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION, THE
DEPARTMENT  OF  ECONOMIC  DEVELOPMENT  AND  OTHER  RESOURCES,  TECHNICAL
ASSISTANCE,  TO  SMALL  SCALE  PRODUCERS  AND PROCESSORS OF AGRICULTURAL
PRODUCTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN COORDINATING WITH EACH  OTHER  TO  AGGRE-
GATE, PROCESS AND TRANSPORT AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS WITH THE GOAL OF SELL-
ING  SUCH  PRODUCTS IN SUFFICIENT QUANTITIES TO MEET THE DEMANDS OF FOOD
BUSINESSES AND INSTITUTIONAL BUYERS, AND IDENTIFY AND DISSEMINATE INFOR-
MATION TO PROVIDE TO SUCH PRODUCERS AND PROCESSORS ON FEDERAL, STATE AND
PRIVATE GRANT OR OTHER ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS WITH THE PURPOSE OF ASSISTING
AND SUPPORTING SUCH COORDINATION. THE  ASSISTANCE  PROVIDED  UNDER  THIS
PARAGRAPH  MAY  ALSO  BE  INCLUDED  AS  PART OF THE PROCUREMENT TRAINING
PROGRAMS AUTHORIZED IN SUBDIVISION TWO-D OF THIS SECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13281-04-6

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