S. 3240 (112th): Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012


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.


Debbie Stabenow

Senator from Michigan



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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2012
Length: 1092 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes.

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Last Action: Jun 10, 2013

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Last Action: Dec 4, 2012

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3240” 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 24, 2012
Reported by Committee
May 24, 2012
Passed Senate
Jun 21, 2012
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Committee Assignments

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Jun 7, 2012 10:31 a.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to 90/8
Jun 13, 2012 12:02 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 50/46
Jun 20, 2012 4:28 p.m.
Motion to Recommit Rejected 29/70
Jun 20, 2012 4:52 p.m.
Motion Rejected 40/59
Jun 21, 2012 1:50 p.m.
Bill Passed 64/35

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