Votes on Policy Area agriculture and food by Representative gabbard voting yay

YearNumQuestion/Description gabbard Date
2018 434 On Agreeing to the Conference Report Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 12-Dec-2018
2018 336 On Motion to Instruct Conferees Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 18-Jul-2018
2018 204 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 18-May-2018
2018 202 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 630 Roskam of Illinois Amendment No. 28 ; An amendment numbered 28 printed in House Report 115-679 to strengthen prohibitions against animal fighting by ensuring the law applies to all US territories. ; Amendment strengthens prohibitions against animal fighting by ensuring the law applies to all US territories. 18-May-2018
2018 201 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 627 Massie of Kentucky Amendment No. 25 ; An amendment numbered 25 printed in House Report 115-679 to prohibit federal interference with the interstate traffic of unpasteurized milk and milk products between States that allow the distribution of unpasteurized milk or milk products for direct human consumption. ; Amendment sought to prohibit federal interference with the interstate traffic of unpasteurized milk and milk products between States that allow the distribution of unpasteurized milk or milk products for direct human consumption. 18-May-2018
2018 200 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 620 Russell of Oklahoma Amendment No. 17 ; 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. ; 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. 18-May-2018
2017 591 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass South Carolina Peanut Parity Act of 2017 31-Oct-2017
2016 153 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass Jeannette Rankin--Women and Minorities in STEM Fields Program, 100 Years of Women in Congress Act 18-Apr-2016
2015 463 On agreeing to the Polis of Colorado Amendment to the title HAMDT 682 Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015 ; Amendment sought to change the title of the bill. 23-Jul-2015
2015 461 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 680 DeLauro of Connecticut Part B Amendment No. 3 ; ; Amendment sought to prohibit the use of the term "natural" on food when a food consists of a genetically engineered plant. 23-Jul-2015
2015 460 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 679 Huffman of California Part B Amendment No. 2 ; ; Amendment sought to ensure tribal sovereignty with respect to prohibiting or restricting the cultivation of genetically engineered plants on tribal lands. 23-Jul-2015
2015 459 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 678 DeFazio of Oregon Part B Amendment No. 1 ; ; Amendment sought to require that if a U.S. company or its subsidiary labels its product as containing GMOs in any foreign country, that company must also label the equivalent product the same way in the U.S. 23-Jul-2015
2014 31 On Agreeing to the Conference Report To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes 29-Jan-2014
2013 546 On Motion to Instruct Conferees Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act 12-Oct-2013
2013 475 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act 19-Sep-2013
2013 352 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act 11-Jul-2013
2013 285 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act 20-Jun-2013
2013 280 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 219 Walberg of Michigan Part B Amendment No. 50 ; An amendment No. 50 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to strike the addition of "natural stone" to the list of commodity products that can petition the USDA for the issuance of a promotion and research center. ; Amendment strikes the addition of "natural stone" to the list of commodity products that can petition the USDA for the issuance of a promotion and research order. 20-Jun-2013
2013 279 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 218 Radel of Florida Part B Amendment No. 49 ; An amendment No. 49 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to repeal the National Sheep Industry Improvement Center. ; Amendment repeals the National Sheep Industry Improvement Center. 20-Jun-2013
2013 278 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 228 Goodlatte of Virginia Part B Amendment No. 99 ; An amendment numbered 99 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to remove Subtitle D PART I--`DAIRY PRODUCER MA RGIN PROTECTION AND DAIRY MARKET STABILIZATION PROGRAMS' and replaces it with a new `Dairy Producer Margin Insurance Program'. The amendment provides dairy producers with the option to annually enroll in a new margin insurance program at levels of $4.00 and up to $8.00 in increments of fifty cents. Based on the highest annual of three previous calendar years of their milk marketings, dairy producers are allowed to elect their coverage level and the percentage of coverage up to 80% at the start of the program and annually thereafter. Dairy producers are also allowed to update their production history annually. The Secretary is required to make payments to dairy producers enrolled in the program whenever the actual dairy producer margin drops below $4.00 (or below a higher level of coverage up to $8.00). The amendment leaves the rest of the underlying dairy title intact, including the removal of the Dairy Product Price Support Program, the MILC Program, and the Dairy Export Assistance Program and the reauthorization of the 1996 FMMO additional order provision. ; Amendment provides dairy producers with the option to annually enroll in a new margin insurance program at levels of $4.00 and up to $8.00 in increments of fifty cents. Based on the highest annual of three previous calendar years of their milk marketings, dairy producers are allowed to elect their coverage level and the percentage of coverage up to 80% at the start of the program and annually thereafter. Amendment requires the Secretary to make payments to dairy producers enrolled in the program whenever the actual dairy producer margin drops below $4.00 (or below a higher level of coverage up to $8.00). 20-Jun-2013
2013 277 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 217 Carney of Delaware Part B Amendment No. 48 ; An amendment No. 48 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to strike section 11012 of the Federal Agricultural Reform and Risk Management Act. ; Amendment sought to strike section 11012 which requires that any savings from future Standard Reinsurance Agreements be put back into the Federal crop insurance program. 20-Jun-2013
2013 275 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 215 Courtney of Connecticut Part B Amendment No. 46 ; An amendment No. 46 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to add farmed shellfish to the list of specialty crops listed in Section 3 of the Specialty Crops Competitiveness Act of 2004 which would allow these products to be eligible for USDA marketing and research assistance. ; Amendment sought to add farmed shellfish to the list of specialty crops listed in Section 3 of the Specialty Crops Competitiveness Act of 2004 which would have allowed these products to be eligible for USDA marketing and research assistance. 20-Jun-2013
2013 273 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 213 Gibson of New York Part B Amendment No. 44 ; An amendment No. 44 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to strike the olive oil import restriction contained in Section 10010 of the bill. ; Amendment strikes the olive oil import restriction contained in Section 10010 of the bill. 20-Jun-2013
2013 271 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 211 Marino of Pennsylvania Part B Amendment No. 41 ; An amendment No. 41 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to repeal the Biodiesel Fuel Education Program which awards federal grants to educate fleet operators and the public on the benefits of using biodiesel fuels, instead of fossil fuels. ; Amendment sought to repeal the Biodiesel Fuel Education Program which awards federal grants to educate fleet operators and the public on the benefits of using biodiesel fuels, instead of fossil fuels. 20-Jun-2013
2013 269 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 208 Polis of Colorado Part B Amendment No. 37 ; An amendment No. 37 printed in part B of House Report 113-117 to allow institutions of higher education to grow or cultivate industrial hemp for the purpose of agricultural or academic research. The amendment would only apply to states that already permit industrial hemp growth and cultivation under state law. ; Amendment allows institutions of higher education to grow or cultivate industrial hemp for the purpose of agricultural or academic research. Amendment applies only to states that already permit industrial hemp growth and cultivation under state law. 20-Jun-2013
2013 268 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 204 Tierney of Massachusetts Part B Amendment No. 32 ; An amendment numbered 32 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to allow commercial fishermen to be eligible recipients of the Emergency Disaster Loan program. ; Amendment sought to allow commercial fishermen to be eligible recipients of the Emergency Disaster Loan program. 20-Jun-2013
2013 261 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 189 Kaptur of Ohio Part B Amendment No. 14 ; An amendment numbered 14 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to improve federal coordination in addressing the documented decline of managed and native pollinators and promotes the long-term viability of honey bee, wild bees, and other beneficial insects in agriculture. ; Amendment improves federal coordination in addressing the documented decline of managed and native pollinators and promotes the long-term viability of honey bee, wild bees, and other beneficial insects in agriculture. 19-Jun-2013
2013 260 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 185 Blumenauer of Oregon Part B Amendment No. 9 ; An amendment numbered 9 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to reform the Environmental Quality Incentives Program to increase access for farmers, and eliminate payments to projects that do not show strong conservation benefits. ; Amendment sought to reform the Environmental Quality Incentives Program to increase access for farmers, and eliminate payments to projects that do not show strong conservation benefits. 19-Jun-2013
2013 259 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 184 Blumenauer of Oregon Part B Amendment No. 8 ; An amendment numbered 8 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to require that twenty percent of the acreage enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program be set aside for the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program and the Continuous Conservation Reserve Program, which allows states to target high priority and environmentally sensitive land, and to continuously re-enroll that land in CRP. ; Amendment sought to require that twenty percent of the acreage enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program be set aside for the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program and the Continuous Conservation Reserve Program, which allows states to target high priority and environmentally sensitive land, and to continuously re-enroll that land in CRP. 19-Jun-2013
2013 257 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 179 Foxx of North Carolina Part B Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to cap spending on the Farm Risk Management Election program at 110% of CBO-predicted levels for the first five (5) years in which payments are disbursed (FY 2016-2020). ; Amendment caps spending on the Farm Risk Management Election program at 110% of CBO-predicted levels for the first five (5) years in which payments are disbursed (FY 2016-2020). 19-Jun-2013
2013 256 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 176 McGovern of Massachusetts Part B Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in Part B of House Report 113-117 to restore the $20.5 billion cuts in SNAP by offsetting the Farm Risk Management Election Program and the Supplemental Coverage Option. ; Amendment sought to restore the $20.5 billion cuts in SNAP by offsetting the Farm Risk Management Election Program and the Supplemental Coverage Option. 19-Jun-2013