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Representation for Farmers Act

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A bill to amend the Environmental Research, Development, and Demonstration Authorization Act of 1978 to require the appointment of a member of the Science Advisory Board based on the recommendation of the Secretary of Agriculture.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
03/15/2011Introduced in Senate

All Actions (1)

Date
03/15/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Lugar, Richard G. [R-IN]* 03/15/2011
Sen. Nelson, Ben [D-NE]* 03/15/2011
Sen. McCaskill, Claire [D-MO] 09/06/2011

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Senate Environment and Public Works03/15/2011 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (03/15/2011)

Representation for Farmers Act - Amends the Environmental Research, Development, and Demonstration Authorization Act of 1978 to modify the provision governing the composition of the membership of the Science Advisory Board to provide for the appointment of up to three Board members based on a recommendation of the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA).