H.R. 1894 (107th): Farmers to Africa and the Caribbean Basin Act of 2001

Introduced:

May 17, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 17, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Eva Clayton
Representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 17, 2001
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To supplement current activities in the exchange of agricultural and farming expertise by establishing a grant program to support bilateral exchange programs whereby African American and other American farmers share technical knowledge with African and Caribbean Basin farmers regarding maximization of crop yields, use of risk management tools, expansion of agricultural trade, use of new financial instruments to increase access to credit, and other ways to improve farming methods, and for other purposes.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1894” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
May 17, 2001

Details

Cosponsors
21 cosponsors (13D, 8R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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