H.R. 5961 (112th): Farmer’s Privacy Act of 2012

Introduced:

Jun 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Shelley Capito

Representative for West Virginia's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2012
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide reasonable limits, control, and oversight over the Environmental Protection Agency's use of aerial surveillance of America's farmers.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5961” 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jun 19, 2012
Reported by Committee
Aug 1, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
14 cosponsors (13R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Aviation

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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