HR 967

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 967

To amend the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to support efforts to control and eradicate bed bugs with respect to public health, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 9, 2011

Mrs. SCHMIDT introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture


A BILL

To amend the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990 and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to support efforts to control and eradicate bed bugs with respect to public health, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. ESTABLISHMENT OF RESEARCH PROGRAM TO CONTROL AND ERADICATE BED BUGS.

SEC. 3. AMENDMENTS TO FEDERAL INSECTICIDE, FUNGICIDE, AND RODENTICIDE ACT TO IMPROVE EFFORTS TO CONTROL AND ERADICATE BED BUGS.

`SEC. 20A. BED BUG PREVENTION AND MITIGATION PILOT PROGRAM.

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