The 2008 Farm Bill: A Summary of Major Provisions and Legislative Action Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The 2008 Farm Bill: A Summary of Major Provisions and Legislative Action

Creator

  • Author: Johnson, Renée
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Resources, Science, and Industry Division
  • Author: Becker, Geoffrey S.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Resources, Science, and Industry Division
  • Author: Capehart, Tom
    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: 2008-06-19

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The report discusses the 2008 farm bill (H.R. 2419), covering a wide range of programs including The Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, farm credit, agricultural conservation, research, rural development, and foreign and domestic food programs, among others.
  • Physical Description: 44 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Agricultural policies
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Agriculture
  • Keyword: government policies
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Agricultural conservation

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

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: RL33934
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL33934_2008Jun19
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc96768