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Business Meetings | 110th Congress

Full Committee

Business Meeting to Consider H.R. 6849


Date and Time

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Location

1300 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C.

Description

WASHINGTON - In response to the US Department of Agriculture's plan to deny farm program benefits to hundreds of thousands of producers, the Agriculture Committee today approved a bill to suspend for the 2008 and 2009 crop years a Farm Bill provision that required producers to have a minimum of 10-base acres to receive program benefits.

Sponsors

H.R.6849 - Rep. Bob Etheridge, D-N.C. (introduced 09/09/2008)

Bill Text
H.R.6849
Approved Amendments

(all by voice vote):

Manager's Amendment (Chairman Peterson)