H.R. 307 (112th): Seed Availability and Competition Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jan 18, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Marcy Kaptur

Representative for Ohio's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 18, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 18, 2011
 
Introduced

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Committee Assignments
Nutrition

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3299 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 22, 2009

H.R. 193 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 4, 2013

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