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House Appropriations Committee approves FY15 Agriculture Appropriations Bill

The House Committee on Appropriations approved (31-8) the “Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015” (H.R. 4800). The approved bill includes $1.466 billion for international food aid through the P.L. 480 Title II Grants Program (Food for Peace) and an additional $198.126 million for the McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program.

Additional Information:

  • House Appropriations Committee press release on passage of the bill by the committee.
  • House report (#113-468) accompanying the bill.
  • Learn more about the Senate Agriculture appropriations bill here.

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