H.R. 5883: Clarification of Treatment of Electronic Sales of Livestock Act of 2016

Introduced:

Jul 14, 2016

Status:

Reported by Committee on Sep 14, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 14, 2016.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Sep 22, 2016 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Sponsor:

David Rouzer

Representative for North Carolina's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2016
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

15% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921, to clarify the duties relating to services furnished in connection with the buying or selling of livestock in commerce through online, video, or other electronic methods, and for other purposes.

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History

Jul 14, 2016
 
Introduced

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Sep 14, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Sep 22, 2016
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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