To protect the information of livestock producers, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 6, 2014
Length: 5 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on March 6, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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15 Cosponsors (13 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Rep Walberg Votes To Help Job Creators Address Regulations”
— Rep. Tim Walberg [R-MI7] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 25, 2013
“Simpson Protects Farmers from EPA Privacy Violations”
— Rep. Michael “Mike” Simpson [R-ID2] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 12, 2014
Mar 6, 2014
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H.R. 4157 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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