House Amendment 620 , 115th Congress
Purpose
An amendment numbered 17 printed in House Report 115-679 to amend the Agricultural Risk Protection act of 2000 to prohibit the Depa rtment of Agriculture (USDA) from awarding value-added agricultural product market development grants to support the marketing of beer, wine, distilled spirits, hard cider, or other alcohol products. The amendment also rescinds $8 million of the unobligated funds that were previously provided to USDA for grants.
Description
Amendment sought to amend the Agricultural Risk Protection Act of 2000 to prohibit USDA from awarding value-added agricultural product market development grants to support the marketing of beer, wine, distilled spirits, hard cider, or other alcohol products. Also, the amendment sought to rescind $8 million of the unobligated funds that were previously provided to USDA for grants.
Chamber
U.S. House of Representatives
Sponsor(s)
Amends
HR 2: Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018
Latest Action
On agreeing to the Russell amendment (A035) Failed by recorded vote: 54 - 356 (Roll no. 200). (consideration: CR H4227-4228)
2018-05-18 11:19:50
Created: May 18, 2018 7:16:22 AM Submitted: May 17, 2018 4:00:00 AM Last Update: Dec 27, 2018 11:30:31 PM

Ref: HAMDT 620

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