LD 1648 LR 2419(01)
An Act To Amend the Law Recognizing Local Control Regarding Food Systems and Require Compliance with Federal and State Food Safety Regulations
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Sen. Jackson of Aroostook
Committee: Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
Clarifying language avoids federal action
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill provides clarifying language that will help the State avoid any potential fiscal impacts, resulting from current law, of federal termination of the State’s implementation of the meat and poultry inspection program and transference of such inspection to the USDA-Food Safety and Inspection Service.