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.
3/19/2013--Introduced.Creating Reliability for Our Producers Act or CROP Act - Amends the Federal Crop Insurance Act to revise crop insurance provisions regarding approval of advance payments for a portion of ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1247>
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