Agriculture

DFL Party Platform: “The family farm is the keystone of our society and must be preserved.”

H. R. 4916, To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for terms and conditions for nonimmigrant workers performing agricultural labor or services, and for other purposes.

Summary: To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for terms and conditions for nonimmigrant workers performing agricultural labor or services, and for other purposes.(Cosponsors Bipartisan) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:…

H. R. 4919, To amend the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999 to amend certain hours of service requirements for agricultural operations, and for other purposes.

Summary: To amend the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999 to amend certain hours of service requirements for agricultural operations, and for other purposes. (Cosponsors Bipartisan) ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig…

H. R. 4250, To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to exempt certain charitable organizations from regulation as commodity pool operators, and for other purposes.

Summary:To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to exempt certain charitable organizations from regulation as commodity pool operators, and for other purposes. Cosponsors  ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig sponsored the bill on…