Full Committee on Ag - Business Meeting
Full Committee on Agriculture - Business Meeting
To consider the oversight plan of the Committee on Agriculture for the 113th Congress and other organizational matters
The House Agriculture Committee approved its oversight plan for the 113th Congress. The rules of the U.S. House of Representatives require each committee to adopt an oversight plan and submit it to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and the Committee on House Administration by February 15. The oversight plan sets forth the agenda of the Committee during this Congress. It also highlights key policy issues in the Committee's jurisdiction that will be examined to make certain programs are running efficiently and responsibly.
- Chairman Frank Lucas' opening statement.
- Press Release: Agriculture Committee Approves Oversight Plan
- Watch video from the hearing.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Chairman Frank Lucas released a statement in response to the U.S. Senate's proposal to avoid the sequester cuts that are slated to take effect March 1