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Agricultural Act of 2014.

Country/Territory
United States of America
Document type
Legislation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, and for other purposes.
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Livestock, Environment gen., Food & nutrition, Fisheries, Forestry, Land & soil, Cultivated plants, Water, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Agricultural development Farming Policy/planning Sustainable development Financial agricultural measures Environmental standards Standards Protection of environment Fishery management and conservation Marine fisheries Aquaculture Inland fisheries Food security Food quality control/food safety Fraud Packaging/labelling Forest management/forest conservation Land-use planning Soil conservation/soil improvement Soil pollution/quality Soil rehabilitation Animal welfare Plant production Sustainable use Irrigation Water conservation zone Wetlands Ecosystem preservation Protection of habitats
Geographical area
Americas, Arctic, East Pacific, North America, North Atlantic
Abstract

This Act provides with respect to a wide variety of matters regarding programs for agriculture, fisheries and aquaculture, wildlife protection, forestry, land management, water management and conservation, forestry and food. It amends among other things, the Food Security Act of 1985, the Food for Peace Act, the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008, the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002, the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act, the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990, the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008, the Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act of 1978, and the Animal Welfare Act.

Full text
English
Website
www.gpo.gov

References - Legislation

Amends

Animal Welfare Act (7 U.S.C. 2131-2159)

Legislation | United States of America | 1966 (2013)

Keyword: Animal welfare, Animal health, Registration, Authorization/permit, Transport/storage, Offences/penalties, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act (16 U.S.C. 2101-2114).

Legislation | United States of America | 1978 (2014)

Keyword: Forest management/forest conservation, Forestry protection measures, Agricultural extension, Agricultural development, Management/conservation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 (7 U.S.C. 2011-2036a)

Legislation | United States of America | 2008 (2014)

Keyword: Agricultural development, Financial agricultural measures, Indigenous peoples, Food security, Nutrition, Breastfeeding/infant food

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food Security Act of 1985 (7 U.S.C. 2081)

Legislation | United States of America | 1985 (2015)

Keyword: Agricultural development, Policy/planning, Sustainable development, Financial agricultural measures, Institution, Food security, Poverty, International trade, Internal trade, Basic legislation, Agricultural land, Erosion, Wetlands

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (7 U.S.C.).

Legislation | United States of America | 2008 (2014)

Keyword: Agricultural development, Hazards, Agricultural commodities, Internal trade, Financial agricultural measures, Credit, Subsidy/incentive, Sustainable development, Special fund, Less favoured areas, Biosecurity, Indigenous peoples, Nutrition, Breastfeeding/infant food, Food security, Institution, Animal health, Animal production, Drugs, Research, Plant production, Plant protection, Ecological production/organic production, Freshwater pollution, Groundwater, Pollution control, Surface water, Water quality standards

Source: FAO, FAOLEX