S. 2221 (112th): Preserving America’s Family Farms Act

Introduced:

Mar 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Thune
Senior Senator from South Dakota
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2012
Length: 3 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 4157 (same title)
Passed House — Jul 24, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Labor from finalizing a proposed rule under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 relating to child labor.

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H.R. 4157 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 24, 2012

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The “S.” in “S. 2221” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Mar 21, 2012

Details

Cosponsors
44 cosponsors (39R, 5D) (show)
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Votes

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