Chairman Frank Lucas of Oklahoma and Ranking Member Collin Peterson of Minnesota issued the following statements after the House Agriculture Committee approved H.R. 1947, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013, by a large, bipartisan vote of 36-10.
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Reps. Steve Stivers (R-OH), and Marcia Fudge (D-OH)
All amendments below adopted by voice vote:
Peterson Amendment to the Lucas Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute
Roll Call Votes
Advanced out of the Committee by voice vote on January 25, 2012.
Publication: Section by Section of H.R. 2779
Passed by the House on March 26, 2012.