Dairy Producer Margin Coverage Premium Assistance Program; established. (SB1193)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Dairy Producer Margin Coverage Premium Assistance Program. Directs the Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services to establish and administer the Dairy Producer Margin Coverage Premium Assistance Program (the Program). The bill provides that any dairy farmer that has a resource management plan or nutrient management plan and participates in the federal margin coverage program for dairy producers at the tier I level as contained in the federal Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 is eligible to participate in the Program. Under the bill, each year a Program participant will receive a refund of its annual premium payment paid into the federal program. Such reimbursement shall be provided on a first-come, first-served basis and shall be subject to availability of funds expressly appropriated for the purposes set forth in the chapter. The Commissioner shall submit an annual report no later than December 1 of each year to the House Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources and the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources assessing the effectiveness of the Program. The bill has an expiration date of July 1, 2023. This bill is identical to HB 1750. Read the Bill »

Status

04/18/2021: Awaiting a Vote in the Appropriations Committee

History

DateAction
01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101815D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/18/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1193)
01/19/2021Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2021Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/27/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/27/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2021Committee substitute printed 21103811D-S1
01/28/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2021Read second time
01/29/2021Reading of substitute waived
01/29/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21103811D-S1
01/29/2021Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1193S1
02/01/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1193S1)
02/01/2021Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2021Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2021Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2021Placed on Calendar
02/05/2021Read first time
02/05/2021Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/08/2021Continued to Special Session 1 in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/10/2021House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/10/2021Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2021Committee substitute printed 21104475D-H1
02/10/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/15/2021Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1193H1)
02/17/2021Read second time
02/18/2021Read third time
02/18/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21104475D-H1
02/18/2021Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1193H1
02/18/2021Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/18/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2021House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/22/2021Title replaced 21104475D-H1
02/24/2021Enrolled
02/24/2021Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1193ER)
02/24/2021Signed by President
02/25/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1193ER)
02/25/2021Signed by Speaker
03/01/2021Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 1, 2021
03/01/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/24/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 331 (effective 7/1/21)
03/24/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0331)

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