H.R.1604 - Dairy Consumers and Producers Protection Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hutchinson, Asa [R-AR-3] (Introduced 04/28/1999)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||07/29/1999 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 7 - 3. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1604 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/28/1999)
TABLE OF CONTENTS:
Title I: Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact
Title II: Southern Dairy Compact
Dairy Consumers and Producers Protection Act - Title I: Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact - Amends the Agricultural Market Transition Act to include Maryland, New Jersey, and New York within the Northeast Interstate Dairy Compact. Includes Ohio among the additional States that may join such Compact, and eliminates Virginia from such group. Eliminates and revises specified provisions regarding Compact implementation, duration, restricting authority, and Commodity Credit Corporation compensation.
Title II: Southern Dairy Compact - States that Congress consents to the Southern Dairy Compact entered into by Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. Includes Florida, Georgia, Missouri, Oklahoma, Kansas, and Texas as additional States that may join such Compact.
Limits price regulatory authority to Class I fluid milk unless otherwise consented to by Congress. Provides for Commodity Credit Corporation compensation.
Sets forth the Southern Dairy Compact.