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USHB5861IntroAgriculture Resilience Act
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2020-02-12
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB5773IntroFreight Restriction Elimination for Safer Hauling Act of 2019 This bill allows a state to waive vehicle weight limitations for certain vehicles carrying perishable commodities or products on the Interstate Highway System within such state boundaries.
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2020-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB2250IntroNorthwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning the restoration, economic development, and conservation of, and recreational access to, certain public lands in Northern California. The b...
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2020-02-04
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 312.
USHB5737IntroVoluntary Grazing Permit Retirement Act
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2020-02-03
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USHB1158PassDHS Cyber Incident Response Teams Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 regular FY2020 appropriations bills: the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2020; the ...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-93. (TXT | PDF)
USHB5064IntroAnimal Disease Surveillance and Detection Act of 2019
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2019-12-04
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB3055PassCommerce, Justice, Science, Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, Interior, Environment, Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides co...
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2019-11-21
Became Public Law No: 116-69. (TXT | PDF)
USHB4773IntroLivestock Risk Management and Education Act This bill directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to provide competitive grants to improve the farm management knowledge and skills of livestock producers. USDA must give priority to applicants that (1...
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2019-11-13
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB823EngrossColorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act This bill provides for the conservation of specified lands in Colorado. Specifically, the bill designates specified federal lands within the White River National Forest as components of the National Wildern...
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2019-10-31
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB4755IntroSafe Food Act of 2019 This bill establishes the Food Safety Administration (FSA) as an independent agency to administer and enforce food safety laws. The functions of specified federal agencies that relate to the administration or enforcement of food...
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2019-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2542IntroAgriculture Environmental Stewardship Act of 2019 This bill allows energy tax credits through 2021 for investments in (1) qualified biogas property, or (2) qualified manure resource recovery property. "Qualified biogas property" comprises a system th...
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2019-09-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4133IntroStudy on Improving Lands Act This bill requires the Department of Agriculture to (1) direct a study on the state of soil health on federal lands that determines impacts such as grazing, wildfire, recreation, and invasive species; and (2) create a dat...
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2019-08-29
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB3319IntroPaperwork Reduction for Farmers and H-2A Modernization Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3655IntroLivestock Protection Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to issue a permit to a livestock farmer for the taking of black vultures during the calving or lambing season if it protects livestock from damage or loss. A per...
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2019-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USHB3844IntroFarmer Fairness Act
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2019-07-19
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
USHB3744IntroAgriculture Environmental Stewardship Act of 2019 This bill allows energy tax credits through 2021 for investments in (1) qualified biogas property, or (2) qualified manure resource recovery property. The bill also permits new clean renewable energy ...
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2019-07-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB3183IntroFEEDD Act Feed Emergency Enhancement During Disasters Act This bill modifies the federal crop insurance program to authorize agricultural producers who harvest second crops as a result of a prevented planting to be eligible for specific crop insuranc...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
USSB2025IntroAgricultural Trucking Relief Act of 2019 This bill revises regulations related to the transportation of agricultural commodities. Specifically, the bill expands the definition of agricultural commodity to include (1) aquaculture, horticultural, and f...
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2019-06-27
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1995IntroSafe Food Act of 2019 This bill establishes the Food Safety Administration (FSA) as an independent agency to administer and enforce food safety laws. The functions of specified federal agencies that relate to the administration or enforcement of food...
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2019-06-26
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB2859IntroPRIME Act Processing Revival and Intrastate Meat Exemption Act This bill expands the exemption of custom slaughtering of animals from federal inspection requirements. Under current law, the exemption applies if the meat is slaughtered for personal, h...
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2019-06-21
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSB1887IntroPaperwork Reduction for Farmers and H-2A Modernization Act
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2019-06-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2532IntroTribal Heritage and Grizzly Bear Protection Act
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2019-06-07
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB2717IntroTo authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey to the San Felipe Pueblo certain Federal land in Sandoval County, New Mexico, and for other purposes. This bill directs the Department of the Interior to convey approximately 7,167 acres of specifi...
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2019-05-31
To House Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands
USSB1620IntroPRIME Act Processing Revival and Intrastate Meat Exemption Act This bill expands the exemption of custom slaughtering of animals from federal inspection requirements. Under current law, the exemption applies if the meat is slaughtered for personal, h...
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2019-05-22
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB2460IntroModernizing Agricultural Transportation Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation to establish a working group to (1) identify obstacles to safe, humane, and market-efficient transport of livestock, insects, and agricultural commodities;...
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2019-05-09
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3509)
USSB1326IntroChronic Wasting Disease Research Act
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2019-05-06
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB1778IntroDairy and Sheep H-2A Visa Enhancement Act This bill expands the H-2A nonimmigrant visa category (temporary agricultural workers) to include dairy workers and sheepherders. The initial period of admission for such temporary workers shall be for three ...
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2019-05-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB1255IntroTransporting Livestock Across America Safely Act This bill requires the Department of Transportation to amend regulations on hours of service for commercial drivers who transport livestock or insects within a 300 air-mile radius from where the on-dut...
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2019-04-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB2081IntroChronic Wasting Disease Research Act
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2019-04-26
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSB1110IntroNorthwest California Wilderness, Recreation, and Working Forests Act This bill sets forth provisions concerning the restoration, economic development, and conservation of, and recreational access to, certain public lands in Northern California. The b...
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2019-04-10
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB1770IntroStudent Agriculture Protection Act of 2019 This bill modifies the requirements for calculating taxable income to exclude from the gross income of a student agriculturist up to $5,000 of the gain from the sale or exchange of personal property (includi...
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2019-03-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB47PassJohn D. Dingell, Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act This bill sets forth provisions regarding various programs, projects, activities, and studies for the management and conservation of natural resources on federal lands. Specifically, t...
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2019-03-12
Became Public Law No: 116-9. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1673IntroAgricultural Trucking Relief Act of 2019 This bill revises regulations related to the transportation of agricultural commodities. Specifically, the bill expands the definition of agricultural commodity to include (1) aquaculture, horticultural, and f...
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2019-03-12
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB689IntroChronic Wasting Disease Management Act This bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to support state and tribal efforts to address chronic wasting disease. The transmissible disease afflicts deer, elk, and moose populations. In addition, U...
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2019-03-06
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB600IntroModernizing Agricultural Transportation Act This bill directs the Department of Transportation to establish a working group to (1) identify obstacles to safe, humane, and market-efficient transport of livestock, insects, and agricultural commodities;...
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2019-02-28
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHJR31PassMaking consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes. (Sec. 3) This section provides that references to "this Act" included in any division of this bill refer only to the provisions of the division ...
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2019-02-15
Became Public Law No: 116-6. (TXT | PDF)
USHB837IntroChronic Wasting Disease Transmission in Cervidae Study Act This bill requires the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and the U.S. Geological Survey to contract the National Academy of Sciences to study the predominant pathways and mechanisms ...
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2019-02-15
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSB382IntroChronic Wasting Disease Transmission in Cervidae Study Act This bill requires the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and the U.S. Geological Survey to contract the National Academy of Sciences to study the predominant pathways and mechanisms ...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB487IntroTransporting Livestock Across America Safely Act This bill requires the Department of Transportation to amend regulations on hours of service for commercial drivers who transport live covered animals (i.e., livestock, honey bees, insects, fish, and c...
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2019-02-07
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB376IntroCalifornia Desert Protection and Recreation Act of 2019 This bill provides for conservation, additional recreational opportunities, and renewable energy development in the California Desert Conservation Area. Specifically, the bill, among other thing...
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2019-02-05
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USHB648EngrossConsolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration...
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2019-01-28
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 16.
USSB241IntroColorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act This bill provides for the conservation of specified lands in Colorado. Specifically, the bill designates specified federal lands within the White River National Forest as components of the National Wildern...
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2019-01-28
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USSB67IntroCalifornia Desert Protection and Recreation Act of 2019 This bill provides for conservation, additional recreational opportunities, and renewable energy development in the California Desert Conservation Area. Specifically, the bill, among other thing...
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2019-01-09
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB21EngrossConsolidated Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 6 of the 12 regular FY2019 appropriations bills: the Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencie...
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2019-01-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 5.
USHB60IntroBARN Act Better Agriculture Resources Now Act This bill revises the H-2A visa program for temporary nonimmigrant agricultural workers. It moves administration of the program from the Department of Labor to the Department of Agriculture, and eliminate...
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2019-01-03
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
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