Enrolled House Bill (H) 7
Authored by: Rep. Matthew Lehman
Co-Authors: Rep. David Ober, Rep. Casey Cox, Rep. Don Lehe, Rep. Sheila Klinker, Rep. Robert Cherry, Rep. Terry Goodin, Rep. Kreg Battles, Rep. Doug Gutwein, Rep. Alan Morrison, Rep. Ronald Bacon, Rep. Greg Beumer, Rep. Thomas Dermody, Rep. William Friend, Rep. Sharon Negele, Rep. David Niezgodski, Rep. B Patrick Bauer, Rep. Dennis Zent
Indiana grown initiative. Establishes the Indiana grown initiative to market and promote Indiana produced agricultural products. Establishes a commission appointed by the secretary of agriculture and rural development. Provides for the department of agriculture (department) to develop, administer, market, and promote the Indiana grown initiative program (program). Provides for the department to establish fees for participation in the program. Allows the department to adopt rules concerning the program. Requires the Indiana grown commission (commission) to provide comment and policy feedback on the program to the department. Allows the commission to provide technical assistance and industry knowledge for the program. Creates the Indiana grown ... initiative fund.