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SENATE PROPOSAL OF AMENDMENT 2007-2008

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H.616

 

An act relating to farm-fresh milk

     The Senate proposes to the House to amend the bill by adding two new sections, to be Secs. 2 and 3, to read as follows:

Sec. 2.  6 V.S.A. § 2672(26) and (27) are added to read:

(26)  “Vermont fresh milk” means milk consisting entirely of fresh milk produced in Vermont.

(27)  “Northeastern fresh milk” means milk consisting entirely of fresh milk produced in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, or Maine.

Sec. 3.  6 V.S.A. § 2680 is added to read:

§ 2680.  LABELING MILK AS FRESH

Milk shall not be labeled as “fresh milk,” “Vermont fresh milk,” or “northeastern fresh milk” unless the milk meets the definitions in section 2672 of this chapter.

and by renumbering the remaining section to be numerically correct and that upon passage the title be amended to read:  “AN ACT RELATING TO FARM‑FRESH RAW MILK”



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