H.R. 6228 (112th): To provide a one-year extension of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, with certain modifications and exceptions, to make supplemental agricultural disaster assistance available for fiscal years 2012 and 2013, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Jul 30, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Frank Lucas
Representative for Oklahoma's 3rd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jul 30, 2012
Length
48 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 30, 2012
Referred to Committee Jul 30, 2012
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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House Agriculture

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7/30/2012--Introduced.
Extends through September 30, 2013, with specified exceptions, programs under the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008.
Suspends specified price support authorities.
Extends specified: (1) commodity programs, (2) conservation programs, (3) employment and training programs, (4) research programs, (5) energy programs, and (6) horticulture and organic agriculture programs.
Extends the program of outreach and technical assistance for socially disadvantaged farmers or ranchers.
Provides assistance for livestock losses caused by: (1) adverse weather or attacks by federally reintroduced animals, and (2) drought or fire.
Provides assistance for orchardists and nursery tree growers for commercial losses caused by natural disasters.

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