S.3091 - Packers and Stockyards Enforcement Improvement Act of 2000106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA] (Introduced 09/21/2000)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||09/21/2000 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.|
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Summary: S.3091 — 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 Senate (09/21/2000)
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.