H.R. 979 (113th): Forest Products Fairness Act of 2013

Introduced:

Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Glenn Thompson

Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to modify the definition of the term "biobased product".

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History

Mar 6, 2013
 
Introduced

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61 cosponsors (40R, 21D) (show)
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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5873 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 31, 2012

S. 463 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 2013

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