H.R. 4948 (112th): Livestock Disaster Protection Act


Apr 26, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kristi Noem

Representative for South Dakota At Large



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to extend certain supplemental agricultural disaster assistance programs through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/26/2012--Introduced.Livestock Disaster Protection Act - Amends the Federal Crop Insurance Act to make FY2012-FY2017 livestock indemnity payments (at 75% of market value) to eligible producers on farms that have incurred ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 26, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4948”). 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.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1607 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 17, 2013

S. 3240 (Related)
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012

Passed Senate
Last Action: Jun 21, 2012

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