assembly Bill A952

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Directs the commissioner of agriculture and markets to work with the state's land grant university system to produce a report to provide recommendations on the state's farm and food supply

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 16, 2021 signed chap.24
Feb 12, 2021 delivered to governor
Feb 03, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.76
substituted for s1305
Feb 01, 2021 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 21, 2021 advanced to third reading cal.39
Jan 20, 2021 reported
Jan 06, 2021 referred to agriculture

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A952 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1305
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Commissioner
Laws Affected:
Rpld §16, Ag & Mkts L (as proposed in S.8561-A & A.10607-A)

A952 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of agriculture and markets, in coordination with the commissioner of economic development, to work with the state's land grant university system to produce a report to provide advice, guidance, and recommendations on improving the resiliency and self-reliance of the state's farm and food supply and the related supply chain logistics to address food shortages, food waste, and the inability to get New York farm goods to markets that occurred as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, with the goal of creating permanent solutions beyond the state of emergency to reflect the changing wholesale, retail and consumer marketplace; makes related provisions.

A952 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    952
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. LUPARDO -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Agriculture
 
 AN ACT in relation to directing  the  commissioner  of  agriculture  and
   markets  to  work  with  the  state's  land grant university system to
   produce a report to provide recommendations on the  state's  farm  and
   food  supply;  and to repeal certain provisions of the agriculture and
   markets law relating thereto
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 51 of section 16 of the agriculture and markets
 law,  as added by a chapter of the laws of 2020 amending the agriculture
 and markets law relating to establishing a New York food supply  working
 group,  as  proposed  in  legislative  bills  numbers  S.  8561-A and A.
 10607-A, is REPEALED.
   § 2. (a) The commissioner of agriculture and markets, in  coordination
 with  the  commissioner  of  economic  development,  shall work with the
 state's land grant university system to  produce  a  report  to  provide
 advice,  guidance,  and  recommendations on improving the resiliency and
 self-reliance of the state's farm and food supply and the related supply
 chain logistics to address food shortages, food waste, and the inability
 to get New York farm goods to markets that occurred as a result  of  the
 COVID-19  pandemic, with the goal of creating permanent solutions beyond
 the state of emergency to reflect the  changing  wholesale,  retail  and
 consumer marketplace.
   (b)  The  commissioners  shall solicit the input of representatives of
 the entire food supply  chain  from  different  regions  of  the  state,
 including women, minority, small, and family-owned businesses and farms,
 of:
   (i) farmers, organic and conventional;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.