Business Meeting to Consider H.R. 6849
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.
H.R.6849 - Rep. Bob Etheridge, D-N.C. (introduced 09/09/2008)
(All by voice vote)
Manager's Amendment (Chairman Peterson)
Publication: Section by Section Analysis of H.R. 6849