H.R.4784 - Department of Agriculture Reorganization Act of 1992102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Glickman, Dan [D-KS-4] (Introduced 04/07/1992)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/10/1992 Executive Comment Requested from USDA. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4784 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/07/1992)
Department of Agriculture Reorganization Act of 1992 - Establishes in the Department of Agriculture (Department) the Farm Services Administration to consolidate farmer service programs, field offices, and specified Department agencies. Authorizes the transfer of appropriate programs to the Rural Development Administration.
Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to: (1) reduce Department headquarters personnel (with priority given to attrition rather than reductions-in-force); and (2) establish a centralized data system within the Farm Services Administration, including paperwork reduction and simpler program applications.
Reorganizes the local and county committee system.
Expresses the sense of the Congress in favor of farm program simplification.