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2013 - 2014 Legislative Session

General Status:
Bill: H. 112  (ACT 0120)
 
Title: AN ACT RELATING TO THE LABELING OF FOOD PRODUCED WITH GENETIC ENGINEERING
 
Sponsor(s): Webb, Kate
Bartholomew, John L.
Zagar, Teo
Partridge, Carolyn W.
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Request: 13-0234
 
Legal Staff: O'Grady
 
Bill Text:
 As Introduced:   Original Version 
 As Passed the House:   Official Version   Unofficial Version (without markup) 
 Senate Proposal of Amendment:   Official Version   Unofficial Version 
 As Passed Both House and Senate:   Official Version   Unofficial Version 
 As Enacted Into Law:  ACT120  Act Summary  
Detailed Status:
Status Header Location Full Status      (Red = House Status, Green = Senate Status)
  1/29/2013 HJ 12 P. 78   In Committee Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Agriculture
  3/13/2013 HJ 31 P. 312   House of Representatives Rep. Bartholomew of Hartland moved to commit bill to the committee on Judiciary which was agreed to.
  5/9/2013 HJ 68 P. 1479   On Action Calendar Read Second Time
  5/9/2013 HJ 68 P. 1471   On Action Calendar Rep. Zagar of Barnard reported for the committee on Agriculture and Forest Products
  5/8/2013 HJ 68 P. 1479   House of Representatives Rep. Rep. Conquest of Newbury, recommended for the committee on Judiciary
  5/9/2013 HJ 68 P. 1479   On Action Calendar Amendment of Committee on Agriculture and Forest Products agreed to
  5/9/2013 HJ 68 P. 0   On Action Calendar Rep. Michelsen of Hardwick, Toleno of Brattleboro, and Zagar of Barnard moved to amend the bill which was agreed to
  5/9/2013 HJ 68 P. 1482   On Action Calendar Third Reading Ordered
  5/9/2013 HJ 68 P. 1482   House of Representatives Roll Call Results Passed -- Needed 73 of 145 to Pass -- Yeas = 107, Nays = 38 Details
  5/10/2013 HJ 69 P. 1515   On Action Calendar Amendment as offered by Rep. Donahue of Northfield disagreed to
  5/10/2013 HJ 69 P. 1517   On Action Calendar Amendment as offered by Rep. Johnson of Canaan disagreed to
  5/10/2013 HJ 69 P. 1521   House of Representatives Roll Call Results Failed -- Needed 69 of 136 to Pass -- Yeas = 45, Nays = 91 Details
  5/10/2013 HJ 69 P. 1523   On Action Calendar Read Third time
  5/10/2013 HJ 69 P. 1523   Passed House, in Senate Passed
  5/10/2013 HJ 69 P. 1523   House of Representatives Roll Call Results Passed -- Needed 71 of 141 to Pass -- Yeas = 99, Nays = 42 Details
  1/7/2014 SJ 80 P. 36   Senate floor action Read 1st time & referred to Committee on Agriculture
  2/12/2014 SC P. 371   Notice Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Agriculture
  2/12/2014 SJ 102 P. 220   Senate floor action Rules suspended & taken up for immediate consideration, on motion of Senator Starr
  2/12/2014 SJ 102 P. 220   Senate floor action Rules suspended & bill committed to Committee on Judiciary with the report of Committee on Agriculture intact, on motion of Senator Starr
  4/4/2014 SC P. 1292   Notice Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Agriculture
  4/4/2014 SC P. 1301   Notice Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Judiciary
  4/4/2014 SJ 129 P. 614   Senate floor action Referred to Committee on Appropriations per Senate Rule 31
  4/11/2014 SC P. 1475   Notice Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Agriculture
  4/11/2014 SC P. 1484   Notice Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Judiciary
  4/11/2014 SC P. 1494   Notice Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Appropriations
  4/15/2014 SC P. 1497   Action Calendar New Business/Second Reading
  4/15/2014 SC P. 1497   Action Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Agriculture
  4/15/2014 SC P. 1506   Action Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Judiciary
  4/15/2014 SC P. 1516   Action Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Appropriations
  4/15/2014 SJ 134 P. 716   Senate floor action Read 2nd time, reported favorably with proposal of amendment by Senator Zuckerman for Committee on Agriculture
  4/15/2014 SJ 134 P. 724   Senate floor action Reported favorably by Senator Sears for Committee on Judiciary with proposal of amendment
  4/15/2014 SJ 134 P. 734   Senate floor action Reported favorably by Senator Sears for Committee on Appropriations with proposal of amendment
  4/15/2014 SJ 134 P. 736   Senate floor action Proposal of amendment by Committee on Agriculture amended as recommended by Committee on Judiciary
  4/15/2014 SJ 134 P. 736   Senate floor action Proposal of amendment by Committee on Agriculture amended as recommended by Committee on Appropriations
  4/15/2014 SJ 134 P. 736   Senate floor action Proposal of amendment by Committee on Agriculture, as amended, agreed to
  4/15/2014 SJ 134 P. 736   Senate floor action Roll Call, requested by Senator Starr, Passed -- Needed 15 of 28 to Pass -- Yeas = 26, Nays = 2 Details
  4/15/2014 SJ 134 P. 736   Senate floor action 3rd reading ordered
  4/16/2014 SC P. 1519   Action Calendar New Business/Third Reading
  4/16/2014 SJ 135 P. 717   Senate floor action Read 3rd time & passed in concurrence with proposal of amendment on roll call, requested by Senator Galbraith, Passed -- Needed 16 of 30 to Pass -- Yeas = 28, Nays = 2 Details
  4/22/2014 HJ 131 P. 1237   On Action Calendar Rep. Zagar of Barnard moved to postpone action until April 23, 2014 which was agreed to
  4/23/2014 HJ 132 P. 1250   Passed House and Senate Senate Proposal of Amendment concurred in
  4/23/2014 HJ 132 P. 1261   House of Representatives Roll Call Results Passed -- Needed 73 of 144 to Pass -- Yeas = 114, Nays = 30 Details
  4/25/2014 SJ 141 P. 820   Senate floor action House message: House concurred in Senate proposal of amendment
  5/8/2014 HJ 144 P. 2250   Signed by Governor Signed by Governor on May 8, 2014

Act Information:

Act No:
 
0120
 
agriculture (see also farm) consumer food public health transparency consumer protection labeling Agriculture Consumer Protection genetically engineered, genetically modified, GMO (food, crops, animals) religion

4987