WV HB2560 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 21 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-21 - To House Agriculture and Natural Resources
Pending: House Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to clarify that state-owned farms are managed by the commissioner of the Department of Agriculture; remove reference to farm management commission; define the term “commissioner”; remove language regarding organization and duties of farm management commission; remove language regarding prior transfer of institutional land to the farm management commission; replace outdated language referencing the Department of Health and Human Resources and Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation; provide that state institutions may purchase items from vendors that state owned farms cannot directly produce; and remove references to farm management director and replace with commissioner.

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Relating to the operation of state-owned farms



2019-01-21HouseTo House Agriculture and Natural Resources
2019-01-21HouseIntroduced in House
2019-01-21HouseTo Agriculture and Natural Resources then Government Organization
2019-01-21HouseFiled for introduction

Same As/Similar To

SB344 (Similar To) 2019-04-16 - Chapter 6, Acts, Regular Session, 2019


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1912A3Repealed CodeCitation Text
1912A4Repealed CodeCitation Text
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1912A7Repealed CodeCitation Text
1912A8Amended CodeCitation Text

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