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United States Senate Committee on Agriculture Nutrition & Forestry

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Farm Bill

Every five years, Congress passes a bundle of legislation, commonly called the "Farm Bill" that sets national agriculture, nutrition, conservation, and forestry policy. The Agriculture Act of 2014 passed the Senate with an overwhelming bipartisan majority of 68-32 ... Read More »

Last Action Bill Title
S.2141 A bill to amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter.
S.2126 MILC Continuation Act of 2012
S.2016 Fresh Regional Eating for Schools and Health Act of 2011
S.1987 A bill to provide for the release of the reversionary interest held by the United States in certain land conveyed by the United States in 1950 for the establishment of an airport in Cook County, Minnesota.
S.1926 Healthy Food Financing Initiative
S.1905 Specialty Crop Insurance Act of 2011
S.1888 Growing Opportunities for Agriculture and Responding to Markets Act of 2011
S.1850 Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act of 2011
H.R.3336 Small Business Credit Availability Act
S.1773 Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act of 2011
S.1757 Clean Energy Infrastructure for Rural Communities Act of 2011
S.1719 School Food Recovery Act
S.1715 Dairy Pricing Reform and Farmer Protection Act of 2011
S.1714 Dairy Producer Income Protection Act of 2011
S.1682 Dairy Advancement Act of 2011
S.1658 REFRESH Act of 2011
S.1640 Federal Milk Marketing Improvement Act of 2011
S.1626 Aggregate Risk and Revenue Management Act of 2011
S.1607 Shellfish Equity Act of 2011
S.1594 A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out a conservation program under which the Secretary shall make payments to assist owners and operators of muck land to conserve and improve the soil, water, and wildlife resources of the land.
S.1592 Agricultural Credit Expansion Act
S.1593 A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require State electronic benefit transfer contracts to treat wireless program retail food stores in the same manner as wired program retail food stores.
S.1598 Anti-Excessive Speculation Act of 2011
H.R.2947 To provide for the release of the reversionary interest held by the United States in certain land conveyed by the United States in 1950 for the establishment of an airport in Cook County, Minnesota.
S.1529 Foodborne Illness Reduction Act of 2011