Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 24, 2018
Length: 120 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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May 24, 2018
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May 24, 2018
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H.R. 5961 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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