113th Congress

H.R. 1947, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013

Issues: Farm Bill

Bill Text

Description

FARRM is a bipartisan bill that cuts spending, reduces the size of government, and makes common-sense reforms to policy. It is the product of a multi-year process that included auditing for effectiveness and efficiency every single policy under the jurisdiction of the House Agriculture Committee.

Sponsors

Chairman Frank Lucas and Ranking Member Collin Peterson

Status

Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on May 13, 2013

Ordered reported by a recorded vote of 36 yeas to 10 nays in the House Agriculture Committee on May 15, 2013

Failed on passage in the House by a vote of 195 - 234 on June 20, 2013