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USHB7790Intro
25%
Provides $28 million in emergency supplemental appropriations to address the shortage of infant formula in the United States. Specifically, the bill provides appropriations for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to (1) address the current shortag...
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2022-05-17
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 1124 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 350, H.R. 7688 and H.R. 7790. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 350, H.R. 7688, and H.R. 7790. Provides for one of hour of general debate and one motion to recommit for each bill. Resolution also provides for en bloc suspension authority.
USSB3870Intro
25%
A bill to establish the Office of the Special Investigator for Competition Matters within the Department of Agriculture.
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2022-04-26
Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. Hearings held.
USHB7291Intro
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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2022-04-18
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB7272Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to expand the eligibility of disabled veterans to receive supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits.
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2022-04-18
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB7373Intro
25%
To amend the Families First Coronavirus Response Act to extend certain waivers related to child nutrition, and for other purposes.
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2022-04-01
To House Education and Labor 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
USSR562Intro
25%
This resolution designates March 24, 2022, as National Women in Agriculture Day. It also recognizes the important role of women in agriculture as producers, educators, leaders, mentors, and more
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2022-03-29
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1839; text: CR S1836-1837)
USHR1001Intro
25%
This resolution expresses support for the designation of National Women in Agriculture Day. It also recognizes the important role of women in agriculture as producers, educators, leaders, mentors, and more.
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2022-03-24
To House Agriculture Committee
USHR992Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the contribution and importance of maple syrup producers and their families in the state of New Hampshire. It also supports the designation of New Hampshire Maple Weekend.
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2022-03-22
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research 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
USHB7019Intro
25%
To establish the Office of Rural Prosperity, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-21
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USHB7026Intro
25%
Revises provisions related to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program to require states to include a photograph of one or more members of a household on electronic benefit cards that are issued to provide program benefits.
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2022-03-21
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHR980Intro
25%
This resolution recognizes the role of the child and adult care food program (commonly referred to as CACFP) in improving the health of the country's most vulnerable children and adults in child care centers, adult day care homes, and after-school ca...
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2022-03-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR544Intro
25%
This resolution designates March 27, 2022, as Maine Maple Sunday. It also recognizes the contribution and importance of maple syrup producers and their families in the state of Maine.
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2022-03-14
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1155; text: CR S1155)
USHB7070Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act with respect to the types of milk offered under the school lunch program, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3803Intro
25%
A bill to establish the Office of Rural Prosperity, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-10
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB7027Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to improve program requirements, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB7038Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to fund the information clearinghouse through fiscal year 2029, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-09
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6903Intro
25%
To require the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out activities to suppress wildfires, and for other purposes.
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2022-03-08
To House Conservation 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
USHB6935Intro
25%
To expand the authorization of voluntary Federal grazing permit retirement, provide increased flexibility for Federal grazing permittees, promote the equitable resolution or avoidance of conflicts on Federal lands managed by the Department of Agricul...
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2022-03-03
To House Natural Resources Committee
USHB6857Intro
25%
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide that the energy credit shall not apply to certain types of energy production on agricultural land, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHR932Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of a National FFA Week. It also (1) recognizes the important role of the National FFA Organization (Future Farmers of America) in developing the next generation of leaders who will change the world, and (2) ce...
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2022-02-24
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB6645Intro
25%
To promote the production of hemp and hemp products, and for other purposes.
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2022-02-18
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB6781Intro
25%
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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2022-02-18
To House Education and Labor 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
USSR524Intro
25%
This resolution supports the designation of February 19-February 26, 2022, as National FFA Week. It also (1) recognizes the important role of the National FFA Organization (Future Farmers of America) in developing the next generation of leaders who w...
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2022-02-17
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S800; text: CR S794)
USHB6743Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to increase the reimbursement rate of school meals.
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2022-02-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6718Intro
25%
Authorizes the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to provide additional food (known as commodity assistance) to states participating in the School Breakfast Program (SBP). Under current law, USDA provides commodity assistance to states participating in...
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2022-02-11
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6608Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish a pilot program promoting scratch cooking in school meal programs.
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2022-02-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6613Intro
25%
Extends authority through June 30, 2023, for the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to waive certain requirements for the school meal programs to address COVID-19. The bill extends the authority for USDA to issue a single waiver of child nutrition prog...
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2022-02-04
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6526Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to enter into an agreement with an independent, nonpartisan, science-based research organization to carry out a study on the time lunches are served, the time that recess is offered, and the duration of l...
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2022-01-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6432Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to limit the use of business integrity and reputation factors in determining the eligibility of a retail food store or wholesale food concern to be approved to accept and redeem supplemental nutrition assis...
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2022-01-24
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB6362Intro
25%
Makes the District of Columbia eligible for funding under the McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Act. (Under the Act, the Department of Agriculture provides funding to states for forestry research and graduate training at colleges and universities...
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2022-01-24
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSR471Intro
25%
This resolution commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Alabama Farmers Federation and recognizes its efforts to promote and advocate for the agricultural and forestry interests of Alabama.
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2022-01-20
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S386; text: 12/07/2021 CR S8964)
USHB6408Intro
25%
To establish, in the Department of Agriculture, an Office of Agritourism, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-13
To House Agriculture Committee
USHB6357Intro
25%
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to provide meals and meal supplements for children in afterschool care, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-06
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB6232Intro
25%
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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2022-01-04
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB6203Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to allow for blended workforces to carry out the supplemental nutrition assistance program under certain conditions.
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2022-01-04
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB6272Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to expand the eligibility of students to participate in the supplemental nutrition assistance program, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-04
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB6338Intro
25%
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to permit supplemental nutrition assistance program benefits to be used to purchase additional types of food items.
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2022-01-04
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB6334Intro
25%
Directs the Department of Agriculture to enter into self-determination contracts upon the request of Indian tribes and tribal organizations to carry out the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
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2022-01-04
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB6147Intro
25%
To amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to reestablish the Driftless Area Landscape Conservation Initiative, and for other purposes.
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2022-01-04
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB6163Intro
25%
Requires the Department of Agriculture to (1) direct a study on the state of soil health on federal lands that determines impacts such as grazing, wildfire, recreation, and invasive species; and (2) create a database of the information collected duri...
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2022-01-04
To House Conservation 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
USHR271Intro
25%
This resolution (1) supports the designation of National Blueberry Month; and (2) recognizes the contributions of U.S. growers and their families, and that purchasing blueberries grown in the United States supports farmers, jobs, and the economy.
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2021-12-20
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 60.
USSR447Intro
25%
This resolution celebrates the 125th anniversary of the National Grain and Feed Association. It also recognizes the National Grain and Feed Association and its members for transforming the bounty of U.S. farmers into safe, nutritious, sustainable, an...
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2021-12-18
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 11/16/2021 S8241)
USHB6251Intro
25%
To amend the Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act to clarify and expand food donation, and for other purposes.
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2021-12-13
To House Education and Labor 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
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
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