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S. 2107: Protecting America’s Food and Agriculture Act of 2019


A bill to increase the number of CBP Agriculture Specialists and support staff in the Office of Field Operations of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Gary Peters

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Michigan. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2020
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jul 11, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 3, 2020

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 3, 2020.

Law
Pub.L. 116-122
Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

My Votes – Week of February 10th
    — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Feb 14, 2020

Lucas Applauds Bipartisan Legislation Protecting Americas Domestic Food Supply & Agricultural Industries
    — Rep. Frank Lucas [R-OK3] on Feb 10, 2020

the daily leader: monday, february 10, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Feb 9, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 2107 will add $222 million in new spending through 2024.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 4482: Protecting America’s Food and Agriculture Act of 2019

Introduced on Sep 24, 2019. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jul 11, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 24, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Sep 10, 2019
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Oct 24, 2019
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 10, 2020
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Mar 3, 2020
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2107 is 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.

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