To require persons who seek to retain seed harvested from the planting of patented seeds to register with the Secretary of Agriculture and pay fees set by the Secretary for retaining such seed, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 18, 2011
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on January 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Jun 24, 2004
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4693 (108th).
Jul 22, 2009
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3299 (111th).
Jan 18, 2011
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Jan 4, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 193 (113th).
H.R. 307 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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