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H.R. 6540 (116th): Agricultural Security Risk Review Act

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To amend the Defense Production Act of 1950 to include the Secretary of Agriculture as a member of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Frank Lucas

Sponsor. Representative for Oklahoma's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2020
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 17, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 17, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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Fortenberry Cosponsors the Agricultural Security Review Act
    — Rep. Jeff Fortenberry [R-NE1] (Co-sponsor) on May 13, 2020

Inhofe, Tillis Introduce Legislation Increasing Scrutiny of Foreign Investment in Agricultural Businesses
    — Sen. James “Jim” Inhofe [R-OK] on Jul 22, 2020

Tillis & Inhofe Introduce Legislation Increasing Scrutiny of Foreign Investment in Agricultural Businesses
    — Sen. Thom Tillis [R-NC] on Jul 21, 2020

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History

Apr 17, 2020
 
Introduced

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

H.R. 6540 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6540. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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