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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Farmers Protection Act of 2012

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to provide certain exemptions relating to the taking of migratory game birds.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
12/13/2012Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date
12/21/2012Referred to the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
12/13/2012Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/13/2012Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Griffin, Tim [R-AR-2]* 12/13/2012
Rep. Ross, Mike [D-AR-4]* 12/13/2012
Rep. Womack, Steve [R-AR-3]* 12/13/2012

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Natural Resources12/13/2012 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs12/21/2012 Referred to

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Subjects (8)


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Introduced in House (12/13/2012)

Farmers Protection Act of 2012 - Amends the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to permit the taking of any migratory game bird, including waterfowl, coots, and cranes, on or over land that: (1) is not a baited area; and (2) contains a standing crop (including an aquatic crop), standing, flooded, or manipulated natural vegetation, flooded harvested cropland, or an area on which seed or grain has been scattered solely as the result of a normal agricultural practice.