New Cosponsor — May 22, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT2]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (6 Democrats, 2 Republicans).
Mar 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 19, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2013
Length: 5 pages
To amend the Federal Crop Insurance Act to support crop insurance for specialty crops, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 1247”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1247 — 113th Congress: Creating Reliability for Our Producers Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1247
“H.R. 1247 — 113th Congress: Creating Reliability for Our Producers Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1247>
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