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HR 5384 - Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Appropriations Act - Key Vote

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Todd Akin voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Placed on Calendar (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (378-46) - (Key vote)

Title: Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA Appropriations Act

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for agriculture, rural development, Food and Drug Administration (FDA), nutrition programs and related agencies.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates $37.87 billion for the Food Stamp Program.
  • Appropriates $7.61 billion for child nutrition programs, in addition to $5.73 billion in transferred funds.
  • Appropriates $5.24 billion for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).
  • Appropriates $1.92 billion for the FDA.
  • Appropriates $1.20 billion for the Agricultural Research Service.
  • Appropriates $1.06 billion for the Farm Service Agency.
  • Appropriates $791.50 million for conservation operations.
  • Appropriates $853.24 million for Food Safety and Inspection Service.
  • Appropriates $704.89 million for the Rural Community Advancement Program (RCAP).
  • Appropriates $5.38 billion in loans for the Rural Electrification and Telecommunications Loans Program Account.
  • Appropriates $5.26 billion in loans for the Rural Housing Insurance Fund Program Account.
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Agriculture, Rural Development and FDA Appropriations Act

Sponsors

  • Henry Bonilla (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
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