WASHINGTON, April 25, 2012 – Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., announced tonight that the Committee will begin marking up the 2012 Farm Bill on Thursday, April 26 at 10:30 a.m. in the Committee’s hearing room, 328-A of the Russell Senate Office Building.

The Chairwoman postponed the markup that was originally scheduled to begin Wednesday morning. A summary of the Committee Print of the Senate Agriculture Committee’s 2012 Farm Bill is available here. 

A list of amendments eligible for consideration during the markup is available here.

The markup will also be streamed live on the Senate Agriculture Committee website at http://ag.senate.gov.

The Committee Print will be modified and amended throughout this week’s meeting, beginning with a manager’s package of consensus amendments offered by Chairwoman Stabenow and Ranking Member Roberts, R-Kans., at the mark-up’s outset, according to the Committee’s update. 


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