H.R. 4218 (101st): Environmental Reserve Program Act of 1990


Mar 7, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 7, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Virginia Smith

Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to establish an environmental reserve program for erodible cropland, pastureland, and converted wetlands, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/7/1990--Introduced.Environmental Reserve Program Act of 1990 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to identify hydric soils and hydrophytic vegetation.Directs the Secretary, during the 1991 through 1995 crop period, to carry ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 7, 1990

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4218”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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