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S. 3042 (115th): Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018

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A bill to provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2023, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Pat Roberts

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Kansas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 18, 2018
Length: 1120 pages
Introduced
Jun 11, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 2: Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2018. (compare text)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Hastings Urges Farm Bill Conference Committee to Retain Ban on Dog and Cat Meat Trade
    — Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL20] on Aug 3, 2018

Reps. Kildee, Bergman: Invest in Clean Drinking Water for Rural Communities
    — Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI5] on Sep 21, 2018

Farm Bill excludes funding for CNMI E-NAP
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Jun 25, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 3042 will add $30.5 billion in new spending through 2028.

History

Jun 11, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 13, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 3042 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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