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HB 449 (BR 1368) - M. Denham, T. McKee, D. Pasley

     AN ACT relating to weights and measures.
     Amend KRS 363.510 to include instruments to measure internal moisture or density of bulk tobacco packages in the definition of "weights and measures."


     HCS - Retain original provisions except clarify type of tobacco affected and conditions under which a tobacco moisture device falls within the definition of "weights and measures."

     HFA (1, M. Denham) - Amend to specify the commissioner may regulate the servicing and inspection of tobacco moisture testing devices.

     Feb 13-introduced in House
     Feb 14-to Agriculture & Small Business (H)
     Feb 20-posting waived
     Feb 21-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 22-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 28-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 1, 2007
     Mar 1-3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (1)
     Mar 2-received in Senate
     Mar 5-to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)

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