To direct the Secretary of Agriculture to establish the Eva M. Clayton Fellows Program to provide for fellowships to conduct research and education on the eradication of world hunger and malnutrition, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
George “G.K.” Butterfield
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 16, 2011
Length: 15 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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63 Cosponsors (62 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Nov 16, 2011
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H.R. 3437 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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