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Bill Introductions Involving Kansas Newsletter for Sunday May 24, 2020 ( 4 items )  

Rep. Cleaver Introduces Bill to Establish Lower Missouri River Flood Prevention Program
WASHINGTON, May 23 -- Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo., has introduced legislation (H.R. 6964) to establish a lower Missouri River flood prevention program. The bill was introduced on May 22 and was co-sponsored by Reps. Sharice Davids, D-Kan., Cindy Axne, D-Iowa, Adrian Smith, R-Neb., Steve Watkins, R-Kan., and Don Bacon, R-Neb. It was referred to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. For more information, Rep. Emmanuel Cleaver, 2335 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC 2  more

Rep. Torres Small Introduces Bill to Provide Food, Agriculture Emergency Aid
WASHINGTON, May 21 -- Rep. Xochitl Torres Small, D-N.M., has introduced legislation (H.R. 6956) to "authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to provide food and agriculture emergency aid to States." The bill was introduced on May 19 and was co-sponsored by Reps. Dusty Johnson, R-S.D., Kim Schrier, D-Wash., Trent Kelly, R-Miss., Angie Craig, D-Minn., and Roger W. Marshall, R-Kan. It was referred to the House Agriculture Committee. For more information, Rep. Xochitl Torres Small, 430 Cannon House   more

Sen. Klobuchar Introduces Bill to Submit Report on Scams Targeting Seniors
WASHINGTON, May 23 -- Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., has introduced legislation (S. 3824) to "require the Federal Trade Commission to submit a report to Congress on scams targeting seniors." The bill was introduced on May 21 and was co-sponsored by Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan. It was referred to the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee. For more information, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, 425 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510; 202/224-3244; or in the state at 1200 Washington  more

Sen. Moran Introduces Bill to Provide Overtime, Holiday Fee Relief for Small Meat Processing Plants
WASHINGTON, May 23 -- Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., has introduced legislation (S. 3797) to "provide overtime and holiday fee relief for small meat, poultry, and egg processing plants." The bill was introduced on May 21 and was co-sponsored by Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., Tina Smith, D-Minn., and Robert Casey Jr., D-Pa. It was referred to the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee. For more information, Sen. Jerry Moran, 521 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, DC 20510; 202  more