New Cosponsor — Feb 14, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bill Pascrell [D-NJ9]
The bill now has 18 cosponsors (13 Democrats, 5 Republicans).
Jul 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 11, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Arizona's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2011
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to terminate direct payments for the 2012 crop year.
7/11/2011--Introduced.Reducing the Deficit through Eliminating Agriculture Direct Payment Subsidies Act of 2011 or REAPS Act of 2011 - Amends the the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to terminate ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2487 — 112th Congress: REAPS Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2487
“H.R. 2487 — 112th Congress: REAPS Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2487>
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