H.R. 1545 (113th): To amend the definition of State in certain Federal agricultural laws to include the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.


Apr 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 12, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gregorio Sablan

Delegate for Northern Mariana Islands At Large



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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/12/2013--Introduced.Amends the McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Act and the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to include within the definition of "state" the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 12, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1545”). 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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