Text: H.R.1176 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/17/2011)


112th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 1176


To amend the Specialty Crops Competitiveness Act of 2004 to include farmed shellfish as specialty crops.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 17, 2011

Mr. Courtney (for himself, Mr. McGovern, and Ms. DeLauro) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture


A BILL

To amend the Specialty Crops Competitiveness Act of 2004 to include farmed shellfish as specialty crops.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Shellfish Marketing Assistance Fairness Act”.

SEC. 2. Farmed Shellfish as specialty crops.

Section 3(1) of the Specialty Crops Competitiveness Act of 2004 (Public Law 108–465; 7 U.S.C. 1621 note) is amended by inserting “farmed shellfish, ” after “fruits,”.


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