H.R.6849 by Bob Etheridge: S.AMDT.5679 Amendment SA 5679 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

H.R.6849 - Federal Government

To amend the commodity provisions of the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 to permit producers to aggregate base acres and reconstitute farms to avoid the prohibition on receiving direct payments, counter-cyclical payments, or average crop revenue election payments when the sum of the base acres of a farm is 10 acres or less, and for other purposes.

Sponsored by: Bob Etheridge

Co-Sponsored by: Baron P. Hill, Ben Chandler, Bob Goodlatte, Brad Ellsworth, Bruce L. Braley, Candice S. Miller, Charles W., Jr. Boustany, Collin C. Peterson, David E. Price, David Loebsack, David Scott, Earl Pomeroy, Ed Whitfield, Frank D. Lucas, G. K. Butterfield, Geoff Davis, Heath Shuler, Henry Cuellar, Ike Skelton, Jerry Moran, Joe Courtney, Joe Donnelly, John Barrow, John J. Hall, John M., Jr. Spratt, John R. "Randy", Jr. Kuhl, John Shimkus, Kirsten E. Gillibrand, Lee Terry, Leonard L. Boswell, Lincoln Davis, Mark E. Souder, Michael A. Arcuri, Mike D. Rogers, Mike McIntyre, Mike Ross, Nancy E. Boyda, Patrick T. McHenry, Phil Hare, Ray LaHood, Robert B. Aderholt, Robert E. (Bud), Jr. Cramer, Robert E. Latta, Robin Hayes, Ron Lewis, Russ Carnahan, Sam Graves, Sanford D., Jr. Bishop, Steve Kagen, Steve King, Sue Wilkins Myrick, Terry Everett, Tim Holden, Tim Mahoney, Timothy J. Walz, Timothy V. Johnson, Timothy Walberg, Todd Tiahrt, Travis Childers, Walter B., Jr. Jones, Zachary T. Space