House Journal: Page 1501: Wednesday, April 25, 2001
9 "For the implementation of security measures
10 necessary in order to control outbreaks of foreign
11 agricultural animal diseases introduced into this
12 state, such as mad cow disease, foot and mouth
13 disease, and classical swine fever (hog cholera),
14 including for salaries, support, maintenance, and
15 miscellaneous purposes:
16 $ 200,000
17 . The department shall expend moneys
18 appropriated in this section as deemed necessary by
19 the department to support prevention, including by
20 education and training; surveillance and detection,
21 including by monitoring and testing; and emergency
22 response if necessary, including by the issuance of
23 orders restricting the movement of agricultural
24 animals. The department shall do all of the
26 3. Page 1, line 29, by striking the word
27 "livestock" and inserting the following:
29 4. Page 1, by inserting after line 32 the
31 " . The department shall cooperate with other
32 agencies of the state, including the emergency
33 management division of the department of public
34 defense, the department of natural resources, and the
35 department of public safety. The department shall
36 also cooperate with the United States department of
37 agriculture, and interested associations, including
38 associations representing agricultural producers.
39 . The department shall apply for moneys
40 appropriated by the federal government in order to
41 support the purposes of this section.
42 . The Iowa cattlemen's association, the Iowa
43 pork producers association, the Iowa sheep
44 association, the Iowa poultry association, the Iowa
45 turkey federation, the Iowa dairy products
46 association, the Iowa corn growers association, the
47 Iowa soybean association, the Iowa farm bureau
48 federation, the agribusiness association of Iowa, and
49 associations representing financial institutions in
50 this state shall to every extent possible provide
1 financial or in-kind contributions in order to assist
2 the department in carrying out this section."
3 5. By renumbering as necessary.
Amendment H(1678 was adopted.
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