Bills Pending US Congress Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee

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USSB4189Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to improve agricultural productivity, profitability, resilience, and ecological outcomes through modernized data infrastructure and analysis, and for other purpos...
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2022-05-11
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB4118Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act of 1978 to provide States and communities with additional assistance to plant and maintain trees, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-28
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB4111Intro
25%
A bill to support research and State management efforts relating to chronic wasting disease, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-28
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB4081Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to establish a grant program to assist with the purchase, installation, and maintenance of point-of-entry and point-of-use drinking water quality improvement products, and for other purp...
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2022-04-26
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3979Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Families First Coronavirus Response Act to extend child nutrition waiver authority.
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2022-03-31
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3911Intro
25%
A bill to establish the Shenandoah Mountain National Scenic Area in the State of Virginia, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-23
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3892Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to improve the conservation reserve program, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-22
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3886Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Commodity Exchange Act to prohibit trading of water and water rights for future delivery, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-21
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3781Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to exclude a basic allowance for housing from income for purposes of eligibility for the supplemental nutrition assistance program.
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2022-03-08
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3678Intro
25%
A bill to authorize the National Detector Dog Training Center, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-17
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3587Intro
25%
A bill to modify conditions of funding for the distance learning, telemedicine, and broadband program of the Rural Utilities Service, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-07
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3439Intro
25%
A bill to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to promulgate regulations modifying labeling requirements for beef and beef food products.
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2022-01-04
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB5290Engross
50%
Extends through FY2022 authorization for the livestock mandatory reporting program of the Department of Agriculture.
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2021-12-09
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB4489Engross
50%
Modifies the treatment of monies collected by the United States arising out of certain Forest Service activities. The bill directs the Department of the Treasury to invest in interest-bearing obligations all monies that were previously collected by t...
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2021-12-09
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB5609Engross
50%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish and maintain a library or catalog of each type of contract offered by packers to producers for the purchase of all or part of the production of fed cattle (including cattle that are purchased ...
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2021-12-09
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB5608Engross
50%
Directs the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to address chronic wasting disease afflicting deer, elk, and moose populations. Specifically, the bill directs USDA to establish a program to research and manage the disease. Under the program, USDA must o...
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2021-12-09
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3354Intro
25%
A bill to delay the implementation of a rule relating to the importation of sheep and goats and products derived from sheep and goats, and for other purposes.
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2021-12-09
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3353Intro
25%
A bill to provide solutions to the United States energy crisis, and for other purposes.
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2021-12-09
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3292Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to initiate hearings to review Federal milk marketing orders relating to pricing of Class I skim milk, and for other purposes.
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2021-12-01
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3281Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act to clarify and expand food donation, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-30
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3283Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to fully protect the safety of children and the environment, to remove dangerous pesticides from use, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-30
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3226Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to permit video or telephone certifications under the special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and children, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-17
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3216Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a publicly available database of bid solicitations for infant formula under the special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants, and childr...
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2021-11-17
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3220Intro
25%
Prohibits the use of exotic or wild animals in performances of a traveling animal act, such as a circus, carnival, or parade. The prohibition does not apply to zoos, aquariums, research facilities, wildlife sanctuaries, and other entities. The prohib...
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2021-11-17
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3229Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to establish a cattle contract library, and for other purposes.
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2021-11-17
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB3064Intro
25%
A bill to authorize a White House Conference on Food, Nutrition, Hunger, and Health, and for other purposes.
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2021-10-26
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2997Intro
25%
A bill to prohibit a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for eligibility in nutrition programs.
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2021-10-19
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2930Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to modify requirements for local school wellness policies.
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2021-10-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2885Intro
25%
Expands the research and extension grant program for the macadamia tree health initiative. Under current law, the Department of Agriculture (USDA) may provide competitive grants under the initiative to support research and extension activities to com...
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2021-09-29
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2884Intro
25%
Expands the research and extension grant program for the coffee plant health initiative. Under current law, the Department of Agriculture (USDA) may provide competitive grants under the initiative to support research and extension activities to comba...
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2021-09-29
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2861Intro
25%
Establishes restrictions and requirements for checkoff programs, which are programs overseen by the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to promote and provide research and information for a particular agricultural commodity without reference to specific...
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2021-09-27
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2855Intro
25%
Extends through December 31, 2021, authorization for the livestock mandatory reporting program of the Department of Agriculture.
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2021-09-27
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2860Intro
25%
Prohibits mandatory or compulsory checkoff programs and requires producer participation in the programs to be voluntary at the point of sale. A checkoff program is a program to promote and provide research and information for a particular agricultura...
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2021-09-27
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2750Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to establish a precision agriculture loan program, and for other purposes.
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2021-09-15
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2716Intro
25%
Reinstates mandatory country-of-origin labeling requirements for beef. Specifically, the bill requires the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) to develop a means of reinstating the requirements that complies with the rules of the World Tra...
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2021-09-13
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2707Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Agricultural Act of 2014 to improve a program that provides livestock disaster assistance, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-10
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2636Intro
25%
Provides funding for maintenance at agricultural research facilities. The Department of Agriculture (USDA) must (1) revise its review process for evaluating proposals for agricultural research facilities to include consulting with representatives of ...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2664Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to improve program requirements, and for other purposes.
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2021-08-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2619Intro
25%
Restricts state and local governments from imposing certain standards or conditions on the production or manufacture of agricultural products sold or offered for sale in interstate commerce. Specifically, it prohibits the imposition of such standards...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2663Intro
25%
Establishes programs and revises requirements relating to direct certification processes for the National School Lunch Program. Direct certification allows schools to use data matching procedures to approve school meals without the need for applicati...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2623Intro
25%
Modifies label requirements for meat food products of cattle. Specifically, the bill prohibits the label of cattle meat or a meat food product of cattle from bearing the phrase Product of U.S.A. unless such meat or meat food product is exclusively de...
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2021-08-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2597Intro
25%
Imposes requirements on the importation of live dogs. Specifically, the bill prohibits the importation of a live dog into the United States unless the Department of Agriculture (USDA) determines the dog (1) is in good health, (2) has received all nec...
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2021-08-04
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2515Intro
25%
Expands eligibility for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to students attending institutions of higher education.
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2021-07-28
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2492Intro
25%
Revises the Good Neighbor Authority program to modify the treatment of revenue from timber sale contracts under good neighbor agreements with the Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Department of the Interior. (The Good Neighbor Authority permit...
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2021-07-27
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2484Intro
25%
A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to allow emergency haying under the conservation reserve program during the primary nesting season.
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2021-07-27
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2466Intro
25%
Makes several modifications to the Department of Agriculture's sugar program. Among other modifications, the bill decreases the rate for price support loans, repeals the marketing allotments, revises the administration of import quotas, and repeals t...
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2021-07-26
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2462Intro
25%
Extends the jurisdiction of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to include the markets for aluminum premiums. Specifically, the CFTC has jurisdiction over (1) the process and manner in which reference prices for such premiums are set or r...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2437Intro
25%
A bill to amend the Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to expedite hazardous fuel or insect and disease risk reduction projects on certain National Forest System land, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-22
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2440Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture to convene a blue ribbon panel to review the forest inventory and analysis program (a program that accounts for public and private forests and their resources in the United States). The panel shall conduct a revi...
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2021-07-22
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB2388Intro
25%
A bill to require the designation of composting as a conservation practice and activity, to provide grants and loan guarantees for composting facilities and programs, and for other purposes.
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2021-07-20
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
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