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.
H.R. 3519, Veterinarian Services Investment Act
To amend the National Agricultural Research, Extension and Teaching Policy Act of 1977 to establish a grant program to promote efforts to develop, implement, and sustain veterinary services, and for other purposes. Considered and passed by the House Agriculture Committee, as amended by, voice vote and ordered to be reported favorably to the House with the recommendation that it pass on July 28, 2010.
- H.R.3519 - Rep. Adrian Smith, R-Neb. (introduced 7/31/2010)
- Adopted amendments (all adopted by voice vote):
- Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute, (Chariman Peterson), adopted.