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USHB4269IntroClimate Stewardship Act of 2019
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2019-09-16
To House Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
USSB2452IntroClimate Stewardship Act of 2019
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2019-09-10
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB1717IntroHealthy Food Access for All Americans Act This bill allows tax credits and grants for activities that provide access to healthy food in food deserts, which are communities that have limited or no access to grocery stores and meet income requirements....
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2019-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB2712IntroBuy American Agriculture Act This bill requires the Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Marketing Service to purchase agricultural commodities and seafood under the Food Purchase and Distribution Program only from domestically owned enterprises....
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2019-06-07
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB2157PassSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides $17.2 billion in FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, earthquakes, ...
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2019-06-06
Became Public Law No: 116-20.
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)
USSR196IntroA resolution recognizing the American Peanut Shellers Association for a century of effective leadership in the peanut industry and the beneficial work of the peanut industry in the United States and the State of Georgia. This resolution recognizes (1...
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2019-05-08
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2748; text: CR S2747-2748)
USHB2362IntroAmerican Agriculture First Act This bill requires the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) to purchase at least 75% of the agricultural commodities of the Food Purchase and Distribution Program from domestically owned enterprises if it is necessary t...
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2019-05-07
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB268EngrossSupplemental Appropriations Act, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 appropriations to federal agencies, including supplemental appropriations for disaster assistance and continuing appropriations for agencies that are included in the seven FY2019 appropr...
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2019-04-01
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture on H.R. 268 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 56) entered in Senate.
USSB934IntroVoluntary Checkoff Program Participation Act This bill prohibits mandatory or compulsory checkoff programs and requires producer participation in the programs to be voluntary at the point of sale. (A checkoff program is a program to promote and provi...
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2019-03-28
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB935IntroOpportunities for Fairness in Farming Act of 2019 This bill establishes restrictions and requirements for checkoff programs, which are programs overseen by the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to promote and provide research and information for a par...
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2019-03-28
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB811IntroAdditional Supplemental Appropriations for Border Security and Disaster Relief, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to natural disasters and border security. The ...
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2019-03-14
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHR196IntroRecognizing the American Peanut Shellers Association for their exemplary services and dedicated efforts to support our Nation's peanut industry over the past 100 years. This resolution recognizes the American Peanut Shellers Association for their exe...
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2019-03-13
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
USHB1698IntroAgricultural Business Electronic Logging Device Exemption Act of 2019
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2019-03-13
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USSB786IntroHealthy Food Access for All Americans Act This bill allows tax credits and grants for activities that provide access to healthy food in food deserts, which are communities that have limited or no access to grocery stores and meet income requirements....
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2019-03-13
To Senate Finance 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
USSB572IntroAdditional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief, 2019 This bill provides FY2019 supplemental appropriations to several federal departments and agencies for expenses related to the consequences of recent wildfires, hurricanes, volcanos, ear...
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2019-02-26
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHJR31PassMaking consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes. This joint resolution provides continuing FY2019 appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) through the earlier of February 15...
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2019-02-15
Became Public Law No: 116-6.
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.
USSB125IntroREDUCE Government Waste Act Removing Excessive Dollars to Uproot and Cut Expensive Government Waste Act This bill repeals the rules for peanuts under the nonrecourse marketing assistance loan program administered by the Department of Agriculture (USD...
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2019-01-15
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry 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.
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