H.R. 967 (112th): Bed Bug Management, Prevention, and Research Act


Mar 9, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 9, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jean Schmidt

Representative for Ohio's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2011
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

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 >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 9, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 967”). 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 (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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