Introduced by Rep. Rick Outman (R) on February 9, 2011 To grant qualified exemptions from certain environmental law penalties to farms that meet specified criteria if they promptly report certain groundwater contamination discharges, with a number of exceptions. See House Bill 4212. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Agriculture Committee on February 9, 2011
Reported in the House on February 16, 2011
Substitute offered in the House on February 17, 2011 To replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on February 17, 2011
Amendment offered by Rep. Jeff Irwin (D) on February 17, 2011 To add more specific past performance qualifications to the proposed penalty waiver.