A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to create permanent payments within the environmental quality incentives program for soil health practices and carbon sequestration monitoring, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Oregon. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2020
Length: 7 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on October 23, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Oct 23, 2020
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S. 4850 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 4850. 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 passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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