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AGRICULTURE REFORM, FOOD, AND JOBS ACT

  Amendments
      Enact (H.R. 2642): agree to conference with the Senate (H. Res. 
        380), H6512 [11OC]
      ------call on conferees to limit crop insurance premium 
        subsidies based on adjusted gross income of the producer (H. 
        Res. 379), consideration (H. Res. 380), H6512 [11OC]
      ------call on conferees to restore Dept. of Agriculture 
        authority to manage sugar supplies throughout the year, 
        consideration (H. Res. 380), H6512 [11OC]
      Enact (S. 954), S3592, S3617, S3618, S3619, S3620, S3621, S3622, 
        S3623, S3624, S3626, S3627, S3628, S3629 [20MY], S3636, S3637, 
        S3641, S3665, S3666, S3667, S3668, S3669, S3671, S3672, S3674, 
        S3675, S3676, S3677, S3678, S3679, S3680, S3681, S3682, S3683, 
        S3686, S3687, S3688, S3689, S3690, S3691, S3692, S3693, S3695, 
        S3697 [21MY], S3713, S3716, S3717, S3727, S3749, S3768, S3769, 
        S3770, S3771, S3772, S3773, S3774, S3775, S3776, S3777, S3780, 
        S3781, S3782, S3785, S3786, S3787 [22MY], S3805, S3817, S3819, 
        S3866, S3867, S3868, S3869, S3870, S3871, S3872, S3873, S3874 
        [23MY], S3900, S3901, S3909, S3910, S3911, S3912 [3JN], S3962, 
        S3963 [4JN], S3965, S3966, S3967, S3968 [5JN], S3989 [6JN]
  Appointments
      Conferees: H.R. 2642, provisions, S6259 [1AU], S7085 [1OC], 
        H6557 [12OC]
  Bills and resolutions
      Enact (see S. 10), S42 [22JA] (see S. 954), S3430 [14MY]
      Enact (H.R. 2642): agree to conference with the Senate (see H. 
        Res. 380), H6544 [11OC]
      ------call on conferees to limit crop insurance premium 
        subsidies based on adjusted gross income of the producer (see 
        H. Res. 379), H6545 [11OC]
      ------call on conferees to limit crop insurance premium 
        subsidies based on adjusted gross income of the producer (H. 
        Res. 379), consideration (see H. Res. 380), H6544 [11OC]
      ------call on conferees to restore Dept. of Agriculture 
        authority to manage sugar supplies throughout the year (see H. 
        Res. 378), H6545 [11OC]
      ------call on conferees to restore Dept. of Agriculture 
        authority to manage sugar supplies throughout the year (H. 
        Res. 378), consideration (see H. Res. 380), H6544 [11OC]
      ------consideration of Senate amendment (see H. Res. 361), H5882 
        [26SE]
  Cloture motions
      Enact (S. 954), S3949 [4JN], S3976 [6JN]
  Letters
      Provisions: Bob Stallman, American Farm Bureau Federation, H6515 
        [11OC]
      ------Roger Johnson, National Farmers Union, H6515 [11OC]
      ------several agriculture, conservation, rural development, 
        finance, forestry, energy, and crop insurance groups, H6516 
        [11OC]
      ------several agriculture organizations, S3975 [6JN]
  Motions
      Enact (H.R. 2642), H6514 [11OC], H6978 [12NO]
      Enact (S. 954), S3519 [15MY]
  Remarks in House
      Agriculture: permanently suspend application of certain price 
        support authority, H6515-H6520 [11OC]
      ------reform sugar price support program, H6520-H6527 [11OC]
      Dept. of Agriculture: cap Farm Risk Management Election Program 
        spending at certain level for first 5 years in which payments 
        are dispersed, H6508 [11OC]
      ------disclose names of Members of Congress, Cabinet members, or 
        related entities receiving crop insurance premium subsidies, 
        H6508 [11OC]
      ------improve Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, H6488 
        [10OC]
      ------reform crop insurance program, H6487 [10OC], H6595 [15OC]
      ------reform the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, 
        commodity distribution programs, and other food and nutrition 
        programs, H5939, H5942, H5943 [28SE], H6507-H6512 [11OC], 
        E1501 [11OC]
      ------repeal rule and nutrition standards that impose caloric 
        limits in the national school lunch and breakfast programs, 
        H6488, H6489 [10OC]
      ------require reauthorization of discretionary programs, H6508 
        [11OC]
      ------Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program funding, H4815, 
        H4816 [19JY], H6529 [11OC], H6907 [30OC], H7057 [14NO], H7399 
        [3DE], H7453 [4DE], H7632 [11DE]
      Enact (H.R. 2642), H4815, H4816 [19JY], H5076 [25JY], H5384, 
        H5386 [2AU], H5844 [26SE], H6263 [4OC], H6350 [8OC], H6465, 
        H6482, H6489, H6491 [10OC], H6514 [11OC], H6595 [15OC], H6608 
        [16OC], H6695, H6759 [23OC], H6907 [30OC], H7057 [14NO], 
        H7145, H7147 [15NO], H7399 [3DE], H7453, H7459 [4DE], H7632 
        [11DE], H8134 [26DE], E1483 [10OC], E1501 [11OC], E1794 [5DE]
      ------agree to conference with the Senate (H. Res. 380), H6505-
        H6514 [11OC]
      ------call on conferees to limit crop insurance premium 
        subsidies based on adjusted gross income of the producer (H. 
        Res. 379), H6527-H6532 [11OC], E1527 [16OC]
      ------call on conferees to limit crop insurance premium 
        subsidies based on adjusted gross income of the producer (H. 
        Res. 379), consideration (H. Res. 380), H6505-H6514 [11OC]
      ------call on conferees to restore Dept. of Agriculture 
        authority to manage sugar supplies throughout the year (H. 
        Res. 378), H6520-H6527 [11OC]
      ------call on conferees to restore Dept. of Agriculture 
        authority to manage sugar supplies throughout the year, 
        consideration (H. Res. 380), H6505-H6514 [11OC]
      ------consideration of Senate amendment (H. Res. 361), H5938-
        H5946 [28SE]
      ------motion to instruct conferees, H6515-H6520 [11OC]
      Federal aid programs: reauthorize nutrition programs for the 
        same duration as farm programs, H6515-H6520 [11OC]
  Remarks in Senate
      Agriculture: reform direct payment program, S6162 [1AU]
      ------reform sugar price support program, S3639, S3640 [21MY], 
        S3709, S3722, S3732, S3734-S3736, S3746 [22MY]
      CFTC: investigate manipulation of fuel prices, S3638 [21MY]
      ------take certain actions to reduce excessive speculation in 
        energy markets, S3638 [21MY]
      Citrus Disease Research and Development Trust Fund: establish, 
        S4045, S4046 [10JN]
      Dept. of Agriculture: allow Indian tribes to participate in 
        certain soil and water conservation programs, S3636 [21MY]
      ------allow States to deputize certain nonprofit organizations 
        and area agencies on aging to conduct Supplemental Nutrition 
        Assistance Program interviews for senior citizens, S3731 
        [22MY]
      ------approval process for genetically modified crops, S3820 
        [23MY], S3946, S3947 [4JN]
      ------authorize producers on a farm to produce fruits and 
        vegetables for processing on the base acres of the farm, S3732 
        [22MY]
      ------clarify regulations relative to the importation of seeds, 
        S4047 [10JN]
      ------conduct study to propose method for voluntary crop 
        insurance program for seafood harvesters, S4207 [11JN]
      ------eliminate Adverse Marketing Payments Program, S3825 
        [23MY], S3979 [6JN], S8616 [11DE]
      ------ensure rural areas receiving grants and loans for 
        broadband telecommunications services do not already have 
        access to broadband, S3938 [4JN]
      ------establish a pilot program for ultra-high-speed Internet in 
        rural areas, S4029, S4051 [10JN], S4473 [13JN]
      ------establish a pilot project to eliminate purchases of 
        unhealthful foods and beverages under the Supplemental 
        Nutrition Assistance Program, S3939 [4JN]
      ------establish programs to support fisheries, S4048 [10JN], 
        S4207 [11JN]
      ------evaluate and consolidate duplicative nutrition programs, 
        S3934 [4JN]
      ------improve and extend the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance 
        Program, S3642, S3646 [21MY]
      ------improve organic agriculture, S3610 [20MY]
      ------improve Regional Conservation Partnership Program, S4206 
        [11JN]
      ------improve the crop insurance program, S3890 [3JN]
      ------improve the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, 
        S3824 [23MY], S3980 [6JN], S4207 [11JN]
      ------limit conservation program payments based on adjusted 
        gross income of the producer, S3933, S3934 [4JN]
      ------limit crop insurance premium subsidies based on adjusted 
        gross income of the producer, S3722 [22MY], S3817-S3820 [23MY]
      ------Local and Regional Food Aid Procurement Project funding, 
        S3901 [3JN], S4401 [12JN]
      ------modify crop insurance eligibility requirements to include 
        compliance with conservation laws, S4207 [11JN]
      ------modify eligibility requirements for participation in the 
        Agricultural Water Enhancement Program, S3751 [22MY]
      ------modify the definition of the term biobased product, S4046, 
        S4047 [10JN]
      ------prohibit individuals convicted of certain violent crimes 
        from participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance 
        Program, S3646 [21MY]
      ------prohibit individuals convicted of tax evasion from 
        receiving any benefits from Government assistance programs, 
        S3933, S3934 [4JN]
      ------prohibit payment of crop insurance premiums for tobacco, 
        S3594, S3595 [20MY], S3805, S3806, S3809, S3816 [23MY]
      ------provide homebound seniors and disabled persons access to 
        grocery delivery through Supplemental Nutrition Assistance 
        Program benefits, S3722 [22MY]
      ------repeal a duplicative inspection and grading program for 
        catfish, S3931 [4JN], S4047 [10JN]
      ------repeal automatic implementation of permanent laws 
        establishing production limitations, market quotas, and price 
        supports tied to parity prices, S4047 [10JN]
      ------repeal the nutrition entitlement programs and establish a 
        food stamp block grant program, S3714-S3716 [22MY], S3826 
        [23MY]
      ------require a certain percentage of Specialty Crop Block Grant 
        Program funds be used for affordable food for children and at-
        risk families, food safety, crop protection, and specialty 
        crop production, S3935 [4JN]
      ------require research and development relative to crop 
        insurance for alfalfa and report on results of such study, 
        S3890, S3900 [3JN]
      ------study impact of global warming on agriculture, S3731 
        [22MY]
      ------Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program funding, S3593, 
        S3610 [20MY], S3750 [22MY], S4049 [10JN], S7693 [31OC], S8541, 
        S8545 [9DE], S8616 [11DE], S8887 [17DE]
      ------Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program funding through 
        reductions in crop insurance reimbursements to providers, 
        S3637, S3647 [21MY]
      Dept. of HHS: prohibit replacement of existing coding system for 
        disease and diagnosis classifications in implementing Health 
        Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) 
        standards, S3939 [4JN]
      Enact (H.R. 2642), S5794 [18JY], S6162, S6163 [1AU], S6500, 
        S6501 [17SE], S6568 [18SE], S6613 [19SE], S6871 [24SE], S7037 
        [30SE], S7341 [9OC], S7375 [10OC], S7395-S7397, S7402 [11OC], 
        S7648-S7650 [30OC], S7693 [31OC], S8541, S8545 [9DE], S8616, 
        S8631 [11DE], S8723, S8751 [12DE], S8787, S8796, S8805 [13DE], 
        S8887 [17DE], S9090 [20DE]
      ------House amendment, S7084 [1OC]
      ------insert S. 954 language in lieu, S5794 [18JY]
      ------unanimous-consent agreement, S5794 [18JY]
      Enact (S. 954), S3589, S3591-S3595, S3597, S3610 [20MY], S3634-
        S3648, S3652 [21MY], S3709, S3712, S3722-S3736, S3745-S3752 
        [22MY], S3796, S3797, S3805, S3806, S3809, S3816-S3826 [23MY], 
        S3890, S3895-S3897, S3900, S3901 [3JN], S3915, S3923-S3925, 
        S3931-S3940, S3946, S3947 [4JN], S3970, S3971, S3975, S3976, 
        S3979-S3981 [6JN], S4029, S4043-S4053 [10JN], S4206 [11JN], 
        S4401 [12JN], S4473 [13JN], S4757 [20JN], S4987 [24JN], S5601 
        [10JY], S5705 [16JY]
      ------motion to proceed, S3519 [15MY]
      ------order to print, S4432 [12JN]
      ------unanimous-consent agreement, S3523 [15MY], S3949 [4JN]
      EPA: prohibit release of sensitive data relative to livestock 
        producers, S3751 [22MY]
      FCC: prohibit universal service support of commercial mobile 
        service through the Lifeline program, S3645 [21MY]
      Federal employees: prohibit performance awards in the Senior 
        Executive Service during sequestration periods, S3939 [4JN]
      FEMA: prevent National Flood Insurance Program premium rate 
        increases until completion of study on affordability of 
        premiums, S3932, S3936 [4JN]
      Food: allow States to require labels on any food, beverage, or 
        other edible products sold that contain, or are produced with, 
        a genetically engineered material, S3731, S3750 [22MY], S3796, 
        S3797 [23MY]
      NLRB: permit employers to pay higher wages to their employees 
        who are working under a union contract, S4207 [11JN]
      Stabenow, Senator: tribute to personal staff who worked on S. 
        954, provisions, S4043 [10JN]
  Reports filed
      Agree to Conference With the Senate on H.R. 2642, Provisions: 
        Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 380) (H. Rept. 113-244), 
        H6544 [11OC]
      Consideration of H. Res. 378, Call on Conferees to H.R. 2642, 
        Provisions, To Restore Authority To Manage Sugar Supplies: 
        Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 380) (H. Rept. 113-244), 
        H6544 [11OC]
      Consideration of H. Res. 379, Call on Conferees to H.R. 2642, 
        Provisions, To Limit Crop Insurance Premium Subsidies Based on 
        Income: Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 380) (H. Rept. 
        113-244), H6544 [11OC]
      Consideration of Senate Amendment to H.R. 2642, Provisions: 
        Committee on Rules (House) (H. Res. 361) (H. Rept. 113-231), 
        H5882 [26SE]
      Provisions: Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry 
        (Senate) (S. 954), S3429 [14MY]
      ------Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry (Senate) 
        (S. 954) (S. Rept. 113-88), S6295 [9SE]
  Texts of
      H. Res. 361, consideration of Senate amendment to H.R. 2642, 
        provisions, H5938 [28SE]
      H. Res. 378, call on conferees to H.R. 2642, provisions, to 
        restore Dept. of Agriculture authority to manage sugar 
        supplies throughout the year, H6520 [11OC]
      H. Res. 379, call on conferees to H.R. 2642, provisions, to 
        limit crop insurance premium subsidies based on adjusted gross 
        income of the producer, H6527 [11OC]
      H. Res. 380, agree to conference with the Senate on H.R. 2642, 
        provisions, H6505 [11OC]
      H. Res. 380, consideration of H. Res. 378, call on conferees to 
        H.R. 2642, provisions, to restore Dept. of Agriculture 
        authority to manage sugar supplies throughout the year, H6505 
        [11OC]
      H. Res. 380, consideration of H. Res. 379, call on conferees to 
        H.R. 2642, provisions, to limit crop insurance premium 
        subsidies based on adjusted gross income of the producer, 
        H6505 [11OC]
      S. 10, provisions, S48-S156 [22JA]
      S. 954, provisions, S4232-S4349 [11JN]