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Jan 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 11, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2014
Length: 4 pages
To direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to change the Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure rule with respect to certain farms.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3158 (112th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3129.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 311”). 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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Last Action: Aug 1, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 21, 2015
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 311 — 113th Congress: Farmers Undertake Environmental Land Stewardship Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr311
“H.R. 311 — 113th Congress: Farmers Undertake Environmental Land Stewardship Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr311>
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