A bill to impose a moratorium on large agribusiness, food and beverage manufacturing, and grocery retail mergers, and to establish a commission to review large agriculture, food and beverage manufacturing, and grocery retail mergers, concentration, and market power.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for New Jersey. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 28, 2018
Length: 23 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on August 28, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Booker Introduces Bill to Place Moratorium on Ag Mergers”
— Sen. Cory Booker [D-NJ] (Sponsor) on Aug 29, 2018
Aug 28, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 22, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1596.
S. 3404 (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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