H.R. 3740 (112th): Farmers Disaster Assistance Act of 2011


Dec 20, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 20, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


George “G.K.” Butterfield Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2011
Length: 9 pages

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Full Title

To provide supplemental emergency disaster assistance to agricultural producers for certain crop losses during the 2011 crop year, to eliminate limitations on certain waivers for borrowers eligible for direct farm operating loans, and to suspend the limitation on the period for which borrowers are eligible for guaranteed farm operating loans, for farming or ranching operations in counties subject to a disaster declaration issued in 2011.

Summary (CRS)

Farmers Disaster Assistance Act of 2011 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to make supplemental payments to agricultural producers receiving direct payments for covered commodities, direct payments for peanuts, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Dec 20, 2011

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