Site Accessibility

Welcome to the United States Senate Committee on Agriculture Nutrition and Forestry. This page contains links as a general outline of the Committee’s web site, as well as some suggested sources for accessibility software for the disabled.

Hearings of the Committee and its subcommittees are often available for live listening or viewing at the scheduled time, and in some instances may be available for replay. Free software may be downloaded by leaving the U.S. Senate website and going to the RealPlayer(TM) website. For those who wish to attend the hearings, individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service at committee meetings should contact the chief clerk or hearing clerk at 202-224-2035 no later than the 24 hours before a meeting.

Legislation as well as compilations of agricultural law provide an unofficial reference for issues under consideration by the Committee.

News including hearing schedule announcements issued by the Committee

Senators of the Committee are listed, including direct links to the Senators’ web sites

Subcommittee information, includes jurisdiction and the membership of those subcommittees

TTY/TDD users may contact us at 202-224-2587

Our telephone number is area code 202 and the phone number is 224-2035

Or, we welcome your correspondence by postal mail addressed to:

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry
Room SR-328A
Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC. 20510-6000

The following external links will take you away from the US Senate web pages for accessibility software tools and information. Neither the Senate nor this Committee makes any endorsement of these sites or their organizations nor takes any responsibility for the content of these independent Internet web sites. They are provided as a starting point for your reference and as a courtesy:

Free software accessibility downloads are available for users of Apple (Mac's) by clicking HERE and from Microsoft’s web site for accessibility links HERE

Adobe software’s accessible programs home page for free software downloads assist in using the PDF (Adobe Acrobat Reader) format used for many documents and forms on the Internet can be found by clicking HERE

Lynx - a basic browser is compatible with many assistive programs for reading web sites. Information about Lynx browser is available by clicking on this link HERE