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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Dakota At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: May 31, 2012
Length: 5 pages
May 31, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
May 31, 2012
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
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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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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