Bill Text — May 9, 2013
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A bill to modernize the conservation title of the Food Security Act of 1985, protect long-term taxpayer investment, increase small and midsize farmer's access to programs, and prioritize modern-day conservation needs through management practices, local engagement, and stewardship.
5/9/2013--Introduced.Balancing Food, Farm, and the Environment Act of 2013 - Amends the Food Security Act of 1985 to make a producer violating certain conservation requirements under the highly erodible land ... Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 923”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 923 — 113th Congress: Balancing Food, Farm, and the Environment Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s923
“S. 923 — 113th Congress: Balancing Food, Farm, and the Environment Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 14, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s923>
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