H.R. 2051: Agriculture Reauthorizations Act of 2015


Apr 28, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017


Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 30, 2015

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.


Pub.L. 114-54


Michael Conaway

Representative for Texas's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2015
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to extend the livestock mandatory price reporting requirements, and for other purposes.


The Mandatory Price Reporting Act of 2015 would reauthorize the Livestock Mandatory Reporting Act as well as increase requirements for livestock reporting. The Livestock Mandatory Reporting Act requires packers and importers of cattle, swine, and lamb to report to the USDA details of transactions of livestock and meats. It would otherwise expire on September 30, 2015. The bill has been ...

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Apr 28, 2015

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Apr 30, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Jun 9, 2015
Passed House

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Sep 17, 2015
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Sep 21, 2015
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 28, 2015
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 30, 2015
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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