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SB 78 Adulteration and Misbranding of Food; Commissioner of Agriculture to issue a variance to certain rules and regulations; authorize

Voted on Thursday March 9, 2017

Michael Caldwell's thoughts

This legislation allows food safety inspectors to waive retail food industry requirements on certain food standards. The feds can do this now, it grants the same flexibility in government regulation to the state as well.

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Vote Totals

The table below breaks down the total number of votes, and marks the majority vote.

Voted Total % Majority Vote?
Yea 166 92.2% Majority Vote
Nay 3 1.7%
Did not vote 4 2.2%
Excused 7 3.9%

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