SB 5347

Preserving ag land and public infrastructure in flood plains bill scheduled for executive session

January 30th, 2015  |  Published in SB 5347

SB 5347 (Creating demonstration projects for preserving agricultural land and public infrastructure in flood plains) has been scheduled for an executive session in the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Water & Rural Economic Development at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, February 3. The session will be held in  Senate Hearing Room 3 of the Cherberg Building.

The meeting agenda is here.

The analysis of the bill is here.

Suite of agriculture land bills were heard in public hearing yesterday

January 28th, 2015  |  Published in SB 5013, SB 5168, SB 5169, SB 5170, SB 5347

Several bills that concern treatment of agricultural lands were heard in public hearing yesterday:

SB 5013 (Regarding the use of designated agricultural lands) analysis

SB 5168 (Addressing the definition of agricultural lands under the shoreline management act) analysis

SB 5169 (Restricting the conversion of agricultural land to other uses under the growth management act) analysis

SB 5170 (Restricting the conversion of agricultural land to other uses under the growth management act and shoreline management act) analysis

SB 5347 (Creating demonstration projects for preserving agricultural land and public infrastructure in flood plains) analysis

You can view the public hearing for all five bills here or in the window below.