Location: House Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
Last Recorded Action House 2/21/2017 – Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Agriculture & Forestry
Subject: Agriculture; conservation and development; herbicide; glyphosate
Statement of purpose of bill as introduced: This bill proposes, beginning on January 1, 2019, to prohibit the use of the herbicide glyphosate by State agencies and municipal governments. The bill would also, on passage, prohibit the application of the herbicide glyphosate: within 500 feet of a State water; on farms or other food sources; and in schools and other educational facilities.
To read the current version of this bill as introduced, click here