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CS/CS/HB 59: Agritourism

GENERAL BILL by State Affairs Committee ; Local Government Affairs Subcommittee ; Combee ; Raburn ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Albritton ; Campbell ; Mayfield ; McGhee ; Perry ; Raschein ; Raulerson ; Van Zant ; Wood

Agritourism; Prohibiting a local government from enforcing a local ordinance, regulation, rule, or policy that prohibits, restricts, regulates, or otherwise limits an agritourism activity on land classified as agricultural land; revising the term "agritourism activity"; providing conditions under which agritourism activities on farms or on lands classified as agricultural lands do not limit, restrict, or divest the land of such classification, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2016
Last Action: 3/9/2016 - Chapter No. 2016-14
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
8/12/2015 House • Filed
9/10/2015 House • Referred to Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; Local Government Affairs Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 12
10/14/2015 House • On Committee agenda-- Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee, 10/21/15, 9:00 am, Reed Hall
10/21/2015 House • Favorable by Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 158
• Now in Local Government Affairs Subcommittee -HJ 158
10/28/2015 House • On Committee agenda-- Local Government Affairs Subcommittee, 11/04/15, 8:00 am, Webster Hall
11/4/2015 House • CS by Local Government Affairs Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 159
11/5/2015 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
11/17/2015 House • Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 155
1/11/2016 House • On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 01/13/16, 3:30 pm, Morris Hall
1/12/2016 House • Introduced -HJ 12
• CS by Local Government Affairs Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 137
1/13/2016 House • CS/CS by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 231
1/15/2016 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
1/19/2016 House • CS/CS by State Affairs Committee read 1st time -HJ 225
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 240
1/22/2016 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 01/26/16
1/26/2016 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 267
• Placed on 3rd reading
1/27/2016 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 294
• CS passed; YEAS 118 NAYS 0 -HJ 294
2/3/2016 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Agriculture; Community Affairs; Fiscal Policy -SJ 318
2/9/2016 Senate • Received -SJ 318
2/18/2016 Senate • Withdrawn from Agriculture; Community Affairs; Fiscal Policy -SJ 417
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 417
• Substituted for CS/CS/SB 304 -SJ 417
• Read 2nd time -SJ 417
• Amendment(s) adopted (153362) -SJ 417
• Placed on 3rd reading
2/23/2016 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 443
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 35 NAYS 0 -SJ 443
2/24/2016 House • In returning messages
3/1/2016 House • Concurred in 1 amendment(s) (153362) -HJ 607
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 113 NAYS 0 -HJ 607
• Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -HJ 607
3/1/2016 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor -HJ 640
3/8/2016 • Approved by Governor -HJ 928
3/9/2016 • Chapter No. 2016-14