H.R.5367 - Packers and Stockyards Enforcement Improvement Act of 2000106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Ganske, Greg [R-IA-4] (Introduced 10/03/2000)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||10/10/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition and Forestry. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5367 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Packers and Stockyards Enforcement Improvement Act of 2000 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to: (1) implement by a specified date the recommendations of a certain General Accounting Office report regarding anti-competitive practices in the livestock industry; (2) consult with the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission respecting anti-competitive complaint investigations; (3) develop and implement related Department of Agriculture staff training; and (4) report to Congress.
Introduced in House (10/03/2000)
Amends the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921 to require the Secretary to annually report regarding the economic state of the cattle and hog industries, including possible violations of such Act.