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2017 House Bill 4940: Revise “dry bean commission” marketing program details

Public Act 9 of 2017

Introduced by Rep. Edward Canfield (R) on September 13, 2017
To revise commission membership details in a law that imposes “assessments” on growers of “dry, edible beans, except soybeans.” The money this collects from growers is used to pay commission expenses including staff payroll, and for marketing or information campaigns.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Agriculture Committee on September 13, 2017
Reported in the House on October 11, 2017
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the Senate on October 31, 2017
Referred to the Senate Agriculture Committee on October 31, 2017
Reported in the Senate on December 13, 2017
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on January 26, 2018