H.R. 1947 (113th): Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013

To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



May 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Failed House on Jun 20, 2013

This bill failed in the House on June 20, 2013.


Frank Lucas

Representative for Oklahoma's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2013
Length: 1200 pages


May 13, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 15, 2013
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 20, 2013
Failed House

A vote on the bill failed in the House. The bill is now dead.

H.R. 1947 (113th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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