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 producer that has a resource management plan or nutrient management plan and participates in the federal margin coverage program for dairy producers at the tier 1 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. Read the Bill »

Status

01/19/2021: passed 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)
01/19/2021Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations

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