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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Healthy Farms, Foods, and Fuels Act of 2007

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To reauthorize Department of Agriculture conservation and energy programs and certain other programs of the Department, to modify the operation and administration of these programs, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

03/15/2007Introduced in House

All Actions (9)

06/27/2007Referred to the Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities.
Action By: Committee on Education and Labor
05/04/2007Referred to the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition and Forestry.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
05/04/2007Referred to the Subcommittee on Horticulture and Organic Agriculture.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
05/04/2007Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, Energy, and Research.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
03/15/2007Referred to House Armed Services
Action By: House of Representatives
03/15/2007Referred to House Education and Labor
Action By: House of Representatives
03/15/2007Referred to House Agriculture
Action By: House of Representatives
03/15/2007Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committees on Education and Labor, and Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/15/2007Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (126)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Allen, Thomas H. [D-ME-1]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Andrews, Robert E. [D-NJ-1]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Baird, Brian [D-WA-3]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Becerra, Xavier [D-CA-31]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Bishop, Timothy H. [D-NY-1]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Braley, Bruce L. [D-IA-1]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-23]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Capuano, Michael E. [D-MA-8]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Chandler, Ben [D-KY-6]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-11]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Crowley, Joseph [D-NY-7]* 03/15/2007
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4]* 03/15/2007
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Delahunt, William D. [D-MA-10]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Dicks, Norman D. [D-WA-6]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-15]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-17]* 03/15/2007
Rep. English, Phil [R-PA-3]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Farr, Sam [D-CA-17]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-51]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Gerlach, Jim [R-PA-6]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Gilchrest, Wayne T. [R-MD-1]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-27]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Hirono, Mazie K. [D-HI-2]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-22]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Hooley, Darlene [D-OR-5]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Holt, Rush [D-NJ-12]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Honda, Michael M. [D-CA-15]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Inslee, Jay [D-WA-1]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-5]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2]* 03/15/2007
Rep. LaTourette, Steven C. [R-OH-14]* 03/15/2007
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-9]* 03/15/2007
Rep. McCarthy, Carolyn [D-NY-4]* 03/15/2007
Rep. McDermott, Jim [D-WA-7]* 03/15/2007
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-3]* 03/15/2007
Rep. McNulty, Michael R. [D-NY-21]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-6]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Meehan, Martin T. [D-MA-5]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Michaud, Michael H. [D-ME-2]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Miller, George [D-CA-7]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Moran, James P. [D-VA-8]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-38]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-2]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Olver, John W. [D-MA-1]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-8]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Petri, Thomas E. [R-WI-6]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-3]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Ramstad, Jim [R-MN-3]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Reichert, David G. [R-WA-8]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-3]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-13]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Shays, Christopher [R-CT-4]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Stupak, Bart [D-MI-1]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Tauscher, Ellen O. [D-CA-10]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Udall, Mark [D-CO-2]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Udall, Tom [D-NM-3]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD-8]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Walsh, James T. [R-NY-25]* 03/15/2007
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-14] 03/19/2007
Rep. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI-2] 03/19/2007
Rep. Hodes, Paul W. [D-NH-2] 03/20/2007
Rep. Murphy, Tim [R-PA-18] 03/20/2007
Rep. Berman, Howard L. [D-CA-28] 03/22/2007
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-14] 03/23/2007
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-15] 03/26/2007
Rep. Rothman, Steven R. [D-NJ-9] 03/26/2007
Rep. Israel, Steve [D-NY-2] 03/26/2007
Rep. McHugh, John M. [R-NY-23] 03/26/2007
Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] 03/29/2007
Rep. Arcuri, Michael A. [D-NY-24] 03/29/2007
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 04/17/2007
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 04/17/2007
Rep. Shea-Porter, Carol [D-NH-1] 04/17/2007
Rep. Murphy, Patrick J. [D-PA-8] 04/17/2007
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-14] 04/17/2007
Rep. Kagen, Steve [D-WI-8] 04/17/2007
Rep. Schwartz, Allyson Y. [D-PA-13] 04/17/2007
Rep. Platts, Todd Russell [R-PA-19] 04/17/2007
Rep. Ferguson, Mike [R-NJ-7] 04/17/2007
Rep. Wynn, Albert Russell [D-MD-4] 04/17/2007
Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-5] 04/18/2007
Rep. Murphy, Christopher [D-CT-5] 04/23/2007
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 04/24/2007
Rep. Solis, Hilda L. [D-CA-32] 04/24/2007
Rep. Sestak, Joe [D-PA-7] 05/01/2007
Rep. Kilpatrick, Carolyn C. [D-MI-13] 05/01/2007
Rep. Jefferson, William J. [D-LA-2] 05/01/2007
Rep. Brown, Corrine [D-FL-3] 05/01/2007
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 05/01/2007
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 05/02/2007
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 05/02/2007
Rep. Berkley, Shelley [D-NV-1] 05/02/2007
Rep. Brady, Robert A. [D-PA-1] 05/02/2007
Rep. Altmire, Jason [D-PA-4] 05/08/2007
Rep. Brown-Waite, Ginny [R-FL-5] 05/09/2007
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 05/14/2007
Rep. Jackson, Jesse L., Jr. [D-IL-2] 05/16/2007
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 05/17/2007
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-39] 05/23/2007
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-18] 05/24/2007
Rep. Woolsey, Lynn C. [D-CA-6] 06/05/2007
Rep. Carney, Christopher P. [D-PA-10] 06/05/2007
Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3] 06/05/2007
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-35] 06/11/2007
Rep. Weiner, Anthony D. [D-NY-9] 06/15/2007
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-8] 06/20/2007
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 06/25/2007
Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] 06/27/2007
Rep. Fattah, Chaka [D-PA-2] 07/10/2007
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] 06/04/2008

Committees (3)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Agriculture03/15/2007 Referred to
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, Energy, and Research05/04/2007 Referred to
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Horticulture and Organic Agriculture05/04/2007 Referred to
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition and Forestry05/04/2007 Referred to
House Education and Labor03/15/2007 Referred to
House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities06/27/2007 Referred to
House Armed Services03/15/2007 Referred to

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Subjects (123)

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Introduced in House (03/15/2007)

Healthy Farms, Foods, and Fuels Act of 2007 - Extends: (1) the conservation reserve program; (2) the wetlands reserve program; (3) the conservation security program; (4) the grassland reserve program; (5) the environmental quality incentives program; (6) the wildlife habitat incentive program; (7) the agricultural management assistance program;

Establishes: (1) the cooperative conservation partnership initiative; (2) the community forestry and open space conservation program; (3) an integrated pest management initiative; (4) a conservation initiative for socially disadvantaged farmers and ranchers; (5) a conservation planning pilot program; and (6) a cooperative conservation educational assistance program.

Authorizes a conservation loan guarantee program.

Revises: (1) the farmland protection program; and (2) funding for the healthy forests reserve program.

Revises and extends the biorefinery development program.

Extends: (1) the energy audit and renewable energy development program; (2) the renewable energy systems and energy efficiency improvements program; (3) the Department of Agriculture bioenergy program; (4) biomass research and development; and (5) carbon cycle research.

Extends: (1) the community food project grant program; (2) the farm-to-cafeteria program; (3) the women, infants, and children (WIC) farmers' market nutrition program; (4) the senior farmers' market nutrition program; and (5) farmers' market promotion program.

Establishes: (1) a fruit and vegetable nutrition promotion program; (2) a food stamp fruit and vegetable electronic transfer pilot program; and (3) a farm viability program (currently, program authority is discretionary).

Provides for Department of Defense and Department of Agriculture procurement of locally produced agricultural products.

Extends: (1) the organic agriculture research and extension initiative; (2) education grant programs for Hispanic-serving institutions; (3) the value-added agricultural product market development grant program; and (4) and revises the national organic certification and transition cost share program.