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S. 1412 (110th): Beginning Farmer and Rancher Opportunity Act of 2007

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A bill to amend the Farm Security and Rural Development Act of 2002 to support beginning farmers and ranchers, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Thomas “Tom” Harkin

Sponsor. Senator for Iowa. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 16, 2007
Length: 52 pages
May 16, 2007
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 6124: Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
Enacted — Veto Overridden on Jun 18, 2008. (compare text)
H.R. 2419: Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008
Enacted — Veto Overridden on May 22, 2008. (compare text)

3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)



May 16, 2007

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S. 1412 (110th) was a 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1412. This is the one from the 110th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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