New Cosponsor — Mar 5, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Dingell [D-MI12, 2013-2014]
The bill now has 12 cosponsors (7 Republicans, 5 Democrats).
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Feb 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 3, 2009
Length: 3 pages
To amend the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to authorize producers on a farm to produce fruits and vegetables for processing on the base acres of the farm.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1371 (110th).
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. 800”). 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. (2016). H.R. 800 — 111th Congress: Farming Flexibility Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr800
“H.R. 800 — 111th Congress: Farming Flexibility Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr800>
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