Northeast Dairy Compact Commission
Committee on Regulations and Rulemaking Public Meeting
February 23, 2000†† 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Centennial Inn, 96 Pleasant Street
Notice and Invitation to Attend Public Meeting
††††††††††† The Northeast Dairy Compact Commissionís Committee on Regulations and Rulemaking is continuing its review and analysis of the Commissionís responsibility under section 9(f) of the Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact to ensure that the Compact milk price regulation does not create an incentive to produce additional supplies of milk. The Committee is holding a public meeting in Concord, New Hampshire at the Centennial Inn (Armenia White Room), 96 Pleasant Street from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 23, 2000.† The Committee invites all interested persons to attend.†
††††††††††† The Committee will be specifically discussing the following issues:
1) The supply of milk in New England since the inception of the Compact price regulation;
2) The Compact producer payments since July 1997; and
3) The Commissionís experience with the required payments to the Commodity Credit Corporation based on rate of increased milk production in New England.
††††††††††† The Committee is seeking additional information from meeting participants on these or other related topics.†† Those unable to attend the public meeting may submit comments in writing by February 25, 2000 to Northeast Dairy Compact Commission, 34 Barre Street, Suite 2, Montpelier, Vermont 05602 or by facsimile to (802) 229-2028.
††††††††††† For further information and directions to the meeting location, please contact the Compact Commission office (802) 229-1941.