H.R. 7196 (110th): Farm Relief Act of 2008


Sep 27, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 27, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Donald Cazayoux Jr.

Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2008
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Secretary of Agriculture to provide crop disaster assistance to agricultural producers that suffered qualifying quantity or quality losses for the 2008 crop year due to a natural disaster.

Summary (CRS)

9/27/2008--Introduced.Farm Relief Act of 2008 - Amends the U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007 to appropriate funds for:(1) emergency financial assistance to producers ... Read more >

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Sep 27, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7196”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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S. 3644 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 27, 2008

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