Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration Press Releases

October 31, 2013
As the bicameral Budget Conference Committee kicked off today, House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers and Senate Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Barbara Mikulski urged the leaders of the Conference Committee to make setting discretionary spending caps for the 2014 and 2015 fiscal years their first priority.
September 29, 2013
The U.S. House today approved a short-term continuing resolution that will keep the government open after the end of the fiscal year on September 30, 2013.
September 20, 2013
The U.S. House today approved H.J.Res. 59, the short-term continuing resolution that will keep the government open after the end of the fiscal year on September 30, 2013. The bill passed the House on a vote of 230-189.
September 10, 2013
House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers today introduced a Continuing Resolution (CR) (H.J. Res. 59) to prevent a government shutdown at the end of the fiscal year on September 30, 2013.
June 13, 2013
The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2014 Agriculture Appropriations bill, which will now head to the House floor for consideration. The proposed legislation funds important agricultural and food programs and services, including food safety, animal and plant health programs, rural development and farm services, marketplace oversight, and nutrition programs.
June 4, 2013
The House Appropriations Committee today released the fiscal year 2014 Agriculture Appropriations bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The proposed legislation funds important agricultural and food programs and services, including food safety, animal and plant health programs, rural development and farm services, marketplace oversight, and nutrition programs.
March 21, 2013
The U.S. House today approved H.R. 933, the Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act of 2013. The bill provides funding needed to keep the doors of the government open until the end of the 2013 fiscal year on September 30. The current continuing resolution expires on March 27.
March 6, 2013
The U.S. House today approved H.R. 933, the Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act of 2013. The bill provides necessary funding to keep the doors of the government open until the end of the fiscal year on September 30.
March 4, 2013
House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers today introduced a Continuing Resolution (CR) to prevent a government shutdown and continue government operations until the end of the fiscal year on September 30, 2013 (H.R. 933). The legislation includes a full-year Defense Appropriations bill, as well as a full-year Military Construction/Veterans Affairs Appropriations bill.
February 25, 2013

The House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies today released instructions for outside witness testimony submission for FY 2014.

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