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HF 589 - Prohibits Obtaining Employment at Agriculture Facilities Under False Pretenses - Key Vote

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Erik Helland voted Yea (Concurrence Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibits Obtaining Employment at Agriculture Facilities Under False Pretenses

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (69-28) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Obtaining Employment at Agriculture Facilities Under False Pretenses

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with Senate amendments and pass a bill that prohibits obtaining access to agricultural facilities under false pretenses.

Highlights:
  • Establishes that an individual is guilty of agricultural production facility fraud if the individual makes false statements with the intent to commit a prohibited act by the owner of the facility and will receive (Sec. 2):
    • A serious misdemeanor for the first conviction; and
    • An aggravated misdemeanor for any subsequent convictions.
  • Establishes that individuals may be found guilty of a misdemeanor for aiding a perpetrator of agricultural production facility fraud (Sec. 2).
  • Defines “agricultural production facility” as an establishment at which agricultural animals and crops are maintained (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (40-10) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits Obtaining Employment at Agriculture Facilities Under False Pretenses

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits obtaining access to agricultural facilities under false pretenses.

Highlights:
  • Establishes that an individual is guilty of agricultural production facility fraud if the individual makes false statements with the intent to commit a prohibited act by the owner of the facility and will receive (Sec. 2):
    • A serious misdemeanor for the first conviction; and
    • An aggravated misdemeanor for any subsequent convictions.
  • Establishes that individuals may be found guilty of a misdemeanor for aiding a perpetrator of agricultural production facility fraud (Sec. 2).
  • Defines “agricultural production facility” as an establishment at which agricultural animals and crops are maintained (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (66-27) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibits Obtaining Employment at Agriculture Facilities Under False Pretenses

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