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- 4/27/2012--Introduced.Prohibits the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) from making payments, either directly or through the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC), to the Brazilian Cotton Institute.
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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5143” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5143 — 112th Congress: To prohibit the Secretary of Agriculture from making payments to the Brazilian Cotton Institute.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5143
“H.R. 5143 — 112th Congress: To prohibit the Secretary of Agriculture from making payments to the Brazilian Cotton Institute..” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5143>
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|quote=To prohibit the Secretary of Agriculture from making payments to the Brazilian Cotton Institute.