An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
May 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 21, 2012 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Michigan
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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2012
Length: 1092 pages
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Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 954 (113th).
S. 3240 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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