H.R. 6167 (112th): Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012

Introduced:
Jul 23, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
David Loebsack
Representative for Iowa's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
Text
Read Text »
Last Updated
Jul 23, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 6192 (Related)
Supplemental Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2012

S. 3384 (Related)
Supplemental Agricultural Disaster Assistance Extension Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 12, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 23, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 23, 2012
Referred to Committee Jul 23, 2012
 
Full Title

To extend supplemental agricultural disaster assistance programs.

Summary

No summaries available.

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
Committees

House Agriculture

House Ways and Means

Trade

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

 
Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Widget

Get a bill status widget for your website »

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion:

Notes

H.R. stands for House of Representatives bill.

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.

GovTrack’s Bill Summary

We don’t have a summary available yet.

Library of Congress Summary

The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress.


7/23/2012--Introduced.
Agricultural Disaster Assistance Act of 2012 - Extends through FY2012: (1) the supplemental agricultural disaster assistance program; (2) the supplemental revenue assistance payments (SURE) program; (3) the livestock indemnity program; (4) the livestock forage disaster program; (5) the emergency assistance for livestock, honey bees, and farm-raised fish; (6) the tree assistance program; and (7) the Agricultural Disaster Relief Trust Fund.

House Republican Conference Summary

The summary below was written by the House Republican Conference, which is the caucus of Republicans in the House of Representatives.


No summary available.

House Democratic Caucus Summary

The House Democratic Caucus does not provide summaries of bills.

So, yes, we display the House Republican Conference’s summaries when available even if we do not have a Democratic summary available. That’s because we feel it is better to give you as much information as possible, even if we cannot provide every viewpoint.

We’ll be looking for a source of summaries from the other side in the meanwhile.

Use the comment space below for discussion of the merits of H.R. 6167 (112th) with other GovTrack users.
Your comments are not read by Congressional staff.

comments powered by Disqus