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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2007
Length: 3 pages
To reserve a small percentage of the amounts made available to the Secretary of Agriculture for the farmland protection program to fund challenge grants to encourage the purchase of conservation easements and other interests in land to be held by a State agency, county, or other eligible entity, and for other purposes.
2/16/2007--Introduced.Open Space and Farmland Preservation Act - Amends the Farm Security Act of 1985 to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to reserve at least 15% of farmland protection program funds ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5313 (109th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1152”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1152 — 110th Congress: Open Space and Farmland Preservation Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1152
“H.R. 1152 — 110th Congress: Open Space and Farmland Preservation Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1152>
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