H.R.3916 - Native American Seeds Protection Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3] (Introduced 07/23/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture; Energy and Commerce; Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 08/12/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3916 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/23/2019)
Native American Seeds Protection Act of 2019
This bill requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to conduct a study on the protection of Native American seeds and traditional foods.
Under the bill, sensitive tribal information gathered by the study shall be exempt from public disclosure requirements and shall be kept confidential by the GAO.