Department of Agriculture http://nhpr.org en Legislators Consider Moving Division of Weights and Measures http://nhpr.org/post/legislators-consider-moving-division-weights-and-measures <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>State Representatives and Senators heard testimony today on a bill that proposes moving the Division of Weights and Measures from the Department of Agriculture to the Department of Safety.</p><p>The division certifies scales and meters for measuring food and commodities like gasoline and fuel oil when sold to consumers.</p><p>The Senator Sharon Carson of Nashua, the bill&rsquo;s sponsor, says she&rsquo;s heard complaints from constituents who claim the division has been heavy-handed in its enforcement.</p> Fri, 24 Feb 2012 22:06:11 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 2128 at http://nhpr.org Legislators Consider Moving Division of Weights and Measures