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H.R.3695: To provide a temporary extension of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 and amendments made by that Act, as previously extended and amended and with certain additional modifications and exceptions, to suspend permanent price support authorities, and for other purposes.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||agriculture and food|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Frank D. Lucas, R-Okla.|
|Introduced||Dec. 11, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||Dec. 12, 2013|
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|See it on||C-SPAN|
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Extends until January 31, 2014: (1) specified agricultural programs under the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, (2) suspension of permanent price support authorities, and (3) supplemental agricultural disaster assistance.
Exempts from such extensions: (1) mandatory funding for nutrition education; (2) the conservation stewardship program, the farmland protection program, the environmental quality incentives program, and the wildlife habitat incentives program; (3) Commodity Credit Corporation funding for local and regional food aid procurement projects, the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program, and a survey of foods purchased by school food authorities; (4) rural development programs for micro entrepreneur assistance, pending rural development loans and grants, value-added agricultural market development grants, and the National Sheep Industry Improvement Center; (5) market loss assistance for asparagus producers; (6) supplem...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|Dec. 12, 2013||Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.|
|Dec. 12, 2013||On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8046)|
|Dec. 12, 2013||DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3695.|
|Dec. 12, 2013||Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8046-8047)|
|Dec. 12, 2013||Mr. Lucas moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.|
|Dec. 11, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.|