S.Amdt.5679 to H.R.6849110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Amends Bill:||H.R.6849 — To amend the commodity provisions of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to permit producers to aggregate base acres and reconstitute farms to avoid the prohibition on receiving direct payments, counter-cyclical payments, or average crop revenue election payments when the sum of the base acres of a farm is 10 acres or less, and for other purposes.|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Harkin, Tom [D-IA] (Submitted 09/29/2008, Proposed 09/29/2008)|
|Latest Action:||09/29/2008 Amendment SA 5679 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 5679 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)
In the nature of a substitute.