To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to modify the ineligibility requirements for producers that produce an annual crop on native sod, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Dakota At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: May 31, 2012
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on May 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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10 Cosponsors (6 Republicans, 4 Democrats)
May 31, 2012
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Feb 14, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 686 (113th).
H.R. 5879 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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