H.R. 800 (111th): Farming Flexibility Act of 2009


Feb 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tammy Baldwin

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 3, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

2/3/2009--Introduced.Farming Flexibility Act of 2009 - Amends the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to limit the pilot project permitting the planting of cucumbers, green peas, lima beans, pumpkins, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 3, 2009

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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.


12 cosponsors (7R, 5D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1371 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 7, 2007

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