H.R. 4284 (112th): To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921 to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter.
Mar 28, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2012
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- 3/28/2012--Introduced.Amends the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921 to prohibit livestock packers from owning, controlling, or feeding livestock to such an extent that the producer no longer materially participates in the ...
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Last Action: Feb 29, 2012
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