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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
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.
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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