The 2002 Farm Law at a Glance Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The 2002 Farm Law at a Glance

Creator

  • Author: Becker, Geoffrey S.
    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: 2002-06-07

Language

  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: 6 pages.
  • Content Description: On May 13, 2002, President Bush signed the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act (FSRIA) of 2002 into law (P.L. 107-171). FSRIA is the latest in a long line of omnibus, multi-year farm bills. The 2002 law is the successor to the last omnibus measure, the Federal Agriculture Improvement and Reform Act of 1996 (P.L. 104-127). This report, to be updated if events warrant, provides selected highlights.

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: RS21233
  • Accession or Local Control No: RS21233 2002-06-07
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs2127