New Cosponsor — Mar 29, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Leonard Boswell [D-IA3, 1997-2012]
The bill now has 1 cosponsor (1 Democrat).
Mar 28, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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
Length: 3 pages
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 ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4284”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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