About the bill
H.R. 2521 amends the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 to include South Carolina as a part of the Virginia/Carolina peanut producing region for purposes of appoint to the Peanut Standards Board.
The Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002 (2002 Farm Bill) requires the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a Peanut Standards Board (Board) for the purpose of advising the Secretary on quality and handling standards for domestically produced and imported peanuts. The Board is comprised of 18 members equally divided between producers and ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 1, 2017
Length: 2 pages
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H.R. 2521 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 2521 — 115th Congress: South Carolina Peanut Parity Act of 2017. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr2521
“H.R. 2521 — 115th Congress: South Carolina Peanut Parity Act of 2017.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. February 24, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr2521>
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