Bill Text: CA AB1348 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session | Amended
Bill Title: Farmer Equity Act of 2017.
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: (Introduced) 2017-04-27 - From committee: Do pass and re-refer to Com. on APPR. (Ayes 9. Noes 0.) (April 26). Re-referred to Com. on APPR. [AB1348 Detail]
April 19, 2017|
March 30, 2017|
|Assembly Bill||No. 1348|
|Introduced by Assembly Member Aguiar-Curry|
(Coauthors: Assembly Members Caballero, Eggman, and Limón)
February 17, 2017
LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST
Digest KeyVote: MAJORITY Appropriation: NO Fiscal Committee: YES Local Program: NO
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
SECTION 1.Article 6 (commencing with Section 510) is added to Chapter 3 of Part 1 of Division 1 of the Food and Agricultural Code, to read:
Article 6. Farmer Equity Act of 2017
510.This article shall be known, and may be cited, as the Farmer Equity Act of 2017.
511.(a) The Legislature finds and declares all of the following:
(3) (4) (5) (6)
512.For purposes of this article, the following terms have the following meanings:
513.(a) The department shall
(b) (3)Review and evaluate any information from the United
States Department of Agriculture related to its Office of Advocacy and Outreach, and the Farm Service Agency, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Agriculture Marketing Service, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, and National Agricultural Statistics Service.