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SB 115 - Increases Commercial Fertilizer Inspection Fee - Key Vote

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Legislation - Veto Override Failed (Senate) (22-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Increases Commercial Fertilizer Inspection Fee

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the commercial fertilizer inspection fee and appropriates money for research.

Highlights:
  • Increases the state commercial fertilizer tonnage inspection fee from $0.15 per ton to $0.30 per ton (Sec. 2).
  • Increases the state commercial fertilizer tonnage inspection fee from $0.05 per ton to $0.20 per ton for fertilizers made entirely of manipulated animal manure (Sec. 2).
  • Appropriates $0.15 per ton collected by the state commercial tonnage inspection fee for fertilizer-and nutrient-related research at South Dakota State University (Secs. 3 & 4).
  • Establishes the Nutrient Research and Education Council to supervise all fertilizer- and nutrient-related research at South Dakota State University (Secs. 5 & 6).

 

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NOTE: THIS BILL NEEDED TO BE APPROVED BY AT LEAST A TWO-THIRDS MAJORITY VOTE.

Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Increases Commercial Fertilizer Inspection Fee

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (48-15) -

Title: Increases Commercial Fertilizer Inspection Fee

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (30-5) -

Title: Increases Commercial Fertilizer Inspection Fee

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Increases Commercial Fertilizer Inspection Fee

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