|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Oct 05, 2020||referred to rules|
senate Bill S9032
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
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S9032 (ACTIVE) - Details
S9032 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to an initiative to provide surplus New York agricultural products to populations in need; includes in the powers of the department of agriculture and markets an initiative to provide surplus New York agricultural products to populations in need through a network of food banks and other emergency food providers.
S9032 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S9032 SPONSOR: BORRELLO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to an initiative to provide surplus New York agricultural products to popu- lations in need PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To continue the success of the Nourish NY program by placing it into statute. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Provides that the Department of Agriculture and Markets continue to facilitate a program that distributes surplus New York agri- cultural products to food banks. Section 2: Effective date.
S9032 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9032 I N S E N A T E October 5, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BORRELLO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation to an initiative to provide surplus New York agricultural products to popu- lations in need THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 16 of the agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new subdivision 51 to read as follows: 51. FACILITATE AND EXPAND, WITH FINANCIAL AND TECHNICAL SUPPORT, AN INITIATIVE TO PROVIDE SURPLUS NEW YORK AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS TO POPU- LATIONS IN NEED THROUGH A NETWORK OF FOOD BANKS AND OTHER EMERGENCY FOOD PROVIDERS. A REPORT SHALL BE PROVIDED ANNUALLY TO THE GOVERNOR AND THE LEGISLATURE DETAILING INFORMATION INCLUDING, BUT LIMITED TO, THE TYPE OF INITIATIVES UNDERTAKEN, THE FUNDING DISTRIBUTED BY REGION, AND THE VARI- OUS PRODUCTS DISTRIBUTED TO AND FROM EACH REGION. § 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. LBD17429-02-0
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