SB 243
Modifies provisions relating to the foreign ownership of agricultural land
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0527S.01I
Last Action:
3/1/2021 - Hearing Conducted S Agriculture, Food Production and Outdoor Resources Committee
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Effective Date:
August 28, 2021

Current Bill Summary

SB 243 - This act prevents any alien or foreign business from acquiring agricultural land in the state beginning August 28, 2021.

Beginning August 28, 2021, all proposed transfers of any interest in agricultural land held by any alien or foreign business in the state shall be submitted to the Department of Agriculture to determine whether such transfer of agricultural land is conveyed in accordance with the prohibition on alien and foreign ownership of agricultural land under the act.

This act is identical to HB 1492 (2020).

JAMIE ANDREWS

Amendments

No Amendments Found.