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May 31, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 31, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for South Dakota At Large
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Last Updated: May 31, 2012
Length: 5 pages
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.
5/31/2012--Introduced.Protect our Prairies Act - Amends the Federal Crop Insurance Act to reduce crop insurance assistance and noninsured crop disaster assistance for crops grown on native sod acreage converted to ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 2013
Last Action: Jun 21, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5879 — 112th Congress: Protect our Prairies Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5879
“H.R. 5879 — 112th Congress: Protect our Prairies Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5879>
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