ACT NO. 138
Agriculture; milk pricing; transportation costs
This act requires the Agency of Agriculture to research and develop recommendations regarding charging the costs of trucking milk, which are now paid by the dairy farmer, to the recipients of milk beyond the farm. The Agency shall report to the House and Senate Committees on Agriculture before January 15, 2007. The act also directs the Legislative Council to work with the Vermont Milk Commission to draft any statutory amendments necessary to enable the Commission to carry forward regional efforts to regulate wholesale and retail milk prices.
Effective Date: July 1, 2006
The Vermont General Assembly
115 State Street