H. R. 2436
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 16, 2017
Ms. Pingree (for herself, Mr. Newhouse, and Mr. Panetta) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture
To amend the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 to reauthorize the organic agriculture research and extension initiative.
This Act may be cited as the “Organic Agriculture Research Act of 2017”.
Organic agriculture research and extension initiative reauthorized
Section 1672B(e) of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 (7 U.S.C. 5925b(e)) is amended—
in paragraph (1)—
in subparagraph (B), by striking
2012 and inserting
by amending subparagraph (C) to read as follows:
$50,000,000 for each fiscal year thereafter.
in paragraph (2), by striking
2018 and inserting