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H.R. 1673: Agricultural Trucking Relief Act of 2019

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To amend the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999 with respect to the definition of agricultural commodities, and for other purposes.

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Austin Scott

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 8th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Mar 11, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Mar 11, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 11, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Reps. Austin Scott, Kurt Schrader Lead Bipartisan Appropriations Request to Provide Regulatory Relief to Agricultural Truckers
    — Rep. Austin Scott [R-GA8] (Sponsor) on Mar 5, 2020

Hyde-Smith cosponsors agricultural trucking relief act
    — Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith [R-MS] on Jul 11, 2019

Rep. Austin Scott Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Provide Relief to Agricultural Truckers
    — Rep. Austin Scott [R-GA8] (Sponsor) on Mar 12, 2019

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Mar 11, 2019

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