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AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - SENATE


Archive of Bills Referred


Bill Number Bill Subtitle Sponsor
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
SB665 TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS MEDICAL MARIJUANA AMENDMENT OF 2016; TO ADD A FACILITY FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES TO THE DISTANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR A DISPENSARY; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. T. Garner Status
Monday, April 8, 2019
HB1984 TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS CONSTITUTION AND THE ARKANSAS CODE CONCERNING CERTAIN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS. Perry Status
Thursday, April 4, 2019
HB1965 TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS DELTA MUSIC TRAIL ACT; TO PROMOTE TOURISM AND PROVIDE TAX INCENTIVES FOR ART PROJECTS ALONG DESIGNATED MUSIC HIGHWAYS IN THE STATE; AND TO REQUIRE SIGNAGE ALONG DESIGNATED MUSIC HIGHWAYS IN THE STATE. V. Flowers Status
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
HB1920 TO CONSOLIDATE VENTURE CAPITAL PROGRAMS IN THE STATE; TO AMEND THE VENTURE CAPITAL INVESTMENT ACT OF 2001; AND TO REPEAL THE ARKANSAS RISK CAPITAL MATCHING FUND ACT OF 2007. Capp Status
SB441 TO ADD RESTRICTIONS REGARDING ADVERTISING OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA AND USE OF CERTAIN SYMBOLS. Bledsoe Status
Monday, April 1, 2019
HB1855 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING PERMITS FOR THE HAULING OF AGRONOMIC OR HORTICULTURAL CROPS IN THEIR NATURAL STATE. Hillman Status
HB1557 TO CREATE AN EXEMPTION FROM THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT OF 1967; AND TO EXEMPT SECURITY PLANS RELATED TO MEDICAL MARIJUANA FACILITIES. House Status
SB665 TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS MEDICAL MARIJUANA AMENDMENT OF 2016; TO ADD A FACILITY FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES TO THE DISTANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR A DISPENSARY; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. T. Garner Status
SB663 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING DONORS OF FOOD; AND TO EXCLUDE LIABILITY FOR DONORS OF LIVE FOOD. Maloch Status
HB1854 TO AMEND THE COMPOSITION OF THE STATE PLANT BOARD. Hillman Status
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
HB1846 TO ESTABLISH THE ARKANSAS GRAIN GRADING ACT. Sullivan Status
HB1623 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING WHEN A RABIES VACCINATION FOR A DOG, CAT, OR OTHER ANIMAL IS REQUIRED. Sorvillo Status
HB1744 TO CREATE THE ATV TOURISM AND TRAIL EXPANSION STUDY. Capp Status
HB1885 TO AMEND THE LOCAL JOB CREATION, JOB EXPANSION, AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 2017. Lundstrum Status
HB1854 TO AMEND THE COMPOSITION OF THE STATE PLANT BOARD. Hillman Status
HB1853 TO AMEND THE LOCAL FOOD, FARMS, AND JOBS ACT. Beck Status
HB1829 TO AUTHORIZE AND ENCOURAGE THE ARKANSAS STATE GAME AND FISH COMMISSION TO ESTABLISH AN ANATOMICAL GIFT OPTION FOR ARKANSAS RESIDENTS OBTAINING A HUNTING OR FISHING LICENSE THROUGH THE COMMISSION'S ONLINE SALES SYSTEM. D. Whitaker Status
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
SB613 TO DESIGNATE THE SMALLMOUTH BASS AS THE OFFICIAL GAME FISH OF THE STATE OF ARKANSAS. Irvin Status
Monday, March 18, 2019
HB1699 TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING SALES OF RAW MILK TO AUTHORIZE THE SALE OF RAW SHEEP MILK. Eaves Status
Thursday, March 14, 2019
HB1654 TO CLARIFY THE LAW CONCERNING THE ENGINE FUELS AUTHORIZED TO BE TESTED BY THE STATE PETROLEUM PRODUCTS DIVISION. Jett Status
SB563 TO AUTHORIZE THE ARKANSAS AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT TO PROMULGATE RULES REGARDING LABELING OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS AND TO RECEIVE AND INVESTIGATE COMPLAINTS; AND TO AUTHORIZE A CIVIL PENALTY. Maloch Status
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
SB550 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING LIQUID LIVESTOCK LITTER UTILIZATION. G. Stubblefield Status
SB536 TO AMEND THE MAKEUP OF THE ARKANSAS LIVESTOCK AND POULTRY COMMISSION. Maloch Status
Monday, March 11, 2019
SB529 REGARDING LABELING OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS EDIBLE BY HUMANS; AND TO AUTHORIZE THE STATE PLANT BOARD AND ARKANSAS LIVESTOCK AND POULTRY COMMISSION TO PROMULGATE RULES REGARDING LABELING OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS. Maloch Status
HB1559 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE ASSESSMENT OF MINERAL RIGHTS FOR PURPOSES OF PROPERTY TAXES; AND TO REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF A DIVISION ORDER OR DECLARATION OF INTEREST TO THE COUNTY ASSESSOR. Jean Status
SB523 TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING THE COLLECTION, DEPOSIT, AND USE OF GAS ASSESSMENT FEES; TO DESIGNATE CERTAIN GAS ASSESSMENT FEES AS GENERAL REVENUE; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. J. Dismang Status
SB397 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING LIFETIME HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSES FOR A RESIDENT DISABLED VETERAN; AND TO INCLUDE A LIFETIME COMBINATION HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSE WITH A LIFETIME STATE DUCK AND TROUT STAMP. D. Wallace Status
Thursday, March 7, 2019
HB1659 TO AMEND THE JURISDICTION OF COUNTY EQUALIZATION BOARDS WITH RESPECT TO PRODUCING MINERAL RIGHTS. Boyd Status
HB1640 TO DESIGNATE THE ALLIGATOR GAR AS THE OFFICIAL PRIMITIVE FISH OF THE STATE OF ARKANSAS. D. Garner Status
HB1615 TO ESTABLISH A FARM TO SCHOOL AND EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM; AND TO CREATE THE POSITION OF A FARM TO SCHOOL AND EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAM COORDINATOR WITHIN THE ARKANSAS AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT. Bentley Status
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
SB486 TO AMEND THE SPECIAL ANNUAL FEE FOR A TROUT SPECIAL PERMIT; TO AUTHORIZE AN INCREASE FOR THE SPECIAL ANNUAL FEE FOR A TROUT SPECIAL PERMIT AND THE FEE FOR A LIFETIME TROUT STAMP AND LIFETIME COMBINATION TROUT AND STATE DUCK STAMP. Irvin Status
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
HB1546 TO AMEND THE EQUITY INVESTMENT INCENTIVE ACT OF 2007; AND TO CLARIFY THE TIME PERIOD DURING WHICH A TAX CREDIT UNDER THE EQUITY INVESTMENT INCENTIVE ACT OF 2007 MAY BE SOLD. Eaves Status
HB1407 TO REQUIRE TRUTH IN LABELING OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS THAT ARE EDIBLE BY HUMANS. Hillman Status
Monday, March 4, 2019
SB486 TO AMEND THE SPECIAL ANNUAL FEE FOR A TROUT SPECIAL PERMIT; TO AUTHORIZE AN INCREASE FOR THE SPECIAL ANNUAL FEE FOR A TROUT SPECIAL PERMIT AND THE FEE FOR A LIFETIME TROUT STAMP AND LIFETIME COMBINATION TROUT AND STATE DUCK STAMP. Irvin Status
SB450 TO ESTABLISH THE ARKANSAS NEW FARM MACHINERY QUALITY ASSURANCE ACT. B. Johnson Status
Thursday, February 28, 2019
SB460 TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "FERAL HOG"; TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING THE RELEASE OF FERAL HOGS INTO THE WILD; AND TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING THE CAPTURING AND KILLING OF FERAL HOGS. K. Hammer Status
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
HB1461 TO AMEND THE DIGITAL PRODUCT AND MOTION PICTURE INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 2009. Wing Status
SB450 TO ESTABLISH THE ARKANSAS NEW FARM MACHINERY QUALITY ASSURANCE ACT. B. Johnson Status
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
SB441 TO ADD RESTRICTIONS REGARDING ADVERTISING OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA AND USE OF CERTAIN SYMBOLS. Bledsoe Status
SB440 TO BAN USE OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN FOOD AND DRINK EXCEPT IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES. Bledsoe Status
Monday, February 25, 2019
SB408 CONCERNING DISCLOSURE REQUIREMENTS FOR REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS; TO REQUIRE THE DISCLOSURE OF AGRICULTURAL OPERATIONS NEAR REAL PROPERTY LOCATED IN A RURAL AREA. M. Pitsch Status
HB1512 TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS PLANT ACT OF 1917; TO CLARIFY AN EGREGIOUS VIOLATION IN RELATION TO CERTAIN HERBICIDES; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. Hillman Status
HB1490 TO AMEND THE CONSOLIDATED INCENTIVE ACT OF 2003. Wing Status
HB1461 TO AMEND THE DIGITAL PRODUCT AND MOTION PICTURE INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 2009. Wing Status
SB405 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING EQUINE INFECTIOUS ANEMIA TESTING; AND TO AMEND THE REQUIREMENT THAT A CERTIFIED EQUINE INFECTIOUS ANEMIA VERIFIER BE PRESENT AT AN EQUINE ACTIVITY. G. Stubblefield Status
Thursday, February 21, 2019
SB397 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING LIFETIME HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSES FOR A RESIDENT DISABLED VETERAN; AND TO INCLUDE A LIFETIME COMBINATION HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSE WITH A LIFETIME STATE DUCK AND TROUT STAMP. D. Wallace Status
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
HB1423 TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING THE ARKANSAS STATE BOARD OF REGISTRATION FOR FORESTERS; AND TO AMEND THE QUALIFICATIONS TO BE REGISTERED AS A FORESTER. Bragg Status
Monday, February 18, 2019
HB1146 CONCERNING EQUINE MASSAGE; AND TO EXEMPT EQUINE MASSAGE THERAPY FROM LICENSURE BY THE VETERINARY MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD. Capp Status
Thursday, February 7, 2019
SB282 TO AMEND THE LAW CONCERNING THE SALE OF TIMBER. T. Garner Status
Monday, February 4, 2019
HB1270 TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING THE STATE PLANT BOARD INDUSTRIAL HEMP RESEARCH PROGRAM; AND TO ALLOW THE STATE PLANT BOARD TO ESTABLISH AND COLLECT FEES TO ADMINISTER THE INDUSTRIAL HEMP RESEARCH PROGRAM. Hillman Status
HB1264 TO AMEND THE EXEMPTION TO LICENSURE BY THE VETERINARY MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD FOR CHIROPRACTORS PERFORMING CHIROPRACTIC UPON ANIMALS. Payton Status
Thursday, January 31, 2019
SB225 TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING THE ARKANSAS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL AND THE ARKANSAS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION. M. Pitsch Status
Thursday, January 24, 2019
SB166 TO REPEAL THE ARKANSAS NURSERY FRAUD ACT OF 1919; AND TO ELIMINATE THE LICENSE REQUIREMENT OF PERSONS OPERATING OR WORKING IN A NURSERY. J. Cooper Status
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
HB1124 TO AMEND THE LAWS CONCERNING VETERINARY MEDICINE; AND TO ESTABLISH A VETERINARY TECHNOLOGIST CERTIFICATION AND A VETERINARY TECHNICIAN SPECIALIST CERTIFICATION. Vaught Status
Monday, January 14, 2019
SB11 TO PROTECT TRADITIONAL HUNTING METHODS. T. Garner Status