New Cosponsor — Sep 25, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lynn Westmoreland [R-GA3]
The bill now has 46 cosponsors (23 Democrats, 23 Republicans).
Feb 27, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2013
Length: 23 pages
To create a Citrus Disease Research and Development Trust Fund to support research on diseases impacting the citrus industry, and for other purposes.
2/27/2013--Introduced.Citrus Disease Research and Development Trust Fund Act of 2013 - Amends the Trade Act of 1974 to establish the Citrus Disease Research and Development Trust Fund, consisting of revenues ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 853”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 853 — 113th Congress: Citrus Disease Research and Development Trust Fund Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr853
“H.R. 853 — 113th Congress: Citrus Disease Research and Development Trust Fund Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr853>
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