H.R. 6083 (112th): Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2012


Jul 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 11, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frank Lucas

Representative for Oklahoma's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2012
Length: 596 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/13/2012--Reported to House amended.Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2012 - TitleI - CommoditiesSubtitleA - Repeals and ReformsRepeals, but continues for crop year 2012: (1) direct payments, (2) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 9, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 11, 2012
Reported by Committee

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6083”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1947 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Failed House
Jun 20, 2013

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