RI H7817 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-1)
Status: Passed on August 13 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-08-13 - Effective without Governor's signature
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


Allows production of raw milk cheese in accordance with US FDA standards and under a permit issued by the director of the department of health.

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Milk Sanitation Code


Roll Calls

2016-06-18 - House - Passage as amended (Y: 52 N: 2 NV: 20 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-06-17 - Senate - Milk sanitation code approval of amendment (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-06-17 - Senate - Passage as amended (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-06-16 - House - Passage (Y: 72 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2016-08-13SenateEffective without Governor's signature
2016-08-05SenateTransmitted to Governor
2016-06-18HouseHouse passed as amended in concurrence
2016-06-18HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/18/2016)
2016-06-17SenateSenate passed as amended (floor amendment)
2016-06-17SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/17/2016)
2016-06-16HouseHouse read and passed
2016-06-16HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/16/2016)
2016-06-15HouseCommittee recommends passage
2016-06-15HouseScheduled for consideration (06/15/2016)
2016-04-06HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2016-03-31HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/06/2016)
2016-03-02HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.


Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments