New Cosponsor — Mar 16, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Steve Southerland [R-FL2, 2011-2014]
The bill now has 1 cosponsor (1 Republican).
Mar 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2011
Length: 10 pages
To amend the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to support efforts to control and eradicate bed bugs with respect to public health, and for other purposes.
3/9/2011--Introduced.Bed Bug Management, Prevention, and Research Act - Amends the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 to direct the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to: (1) award grants for ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 967 — 112th Congress: Bed Bug Management, Prevention, and Research Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr967
“H.R. 967 — 112th Congress: Bed Bug Management, Prevention, and Research Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. December 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr967>
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