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Title

  • Main Title The 2002 Farm Bill: Overview and Status

Creator

  • Author: Becker, Geoffrey S.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Resources, Science, and Industry Division
  • Author: Womach, Jasper
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Resources, Science, and Industry Division

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2002-05-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: 30 pages.
  • Content Description: The Federal Agriculture Improvement and Reform, or FAIR, Act of 1996 (commonly known as the "farm bill"), which was due to expire in 2002, is expected to be extended for another six years when President Bush signs the bill into law. This report discusses the provisions of the new "farm bill," including the federal spending involved.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Agriculture
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Agricultural law and legislation

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 2002

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL31195
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL31195 2002-05-03
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs2116