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House of Representatives passes FIFRA

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Despite passing the House, it is unclear when the Senate will debate the bill.

| August 1, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The House of Representatives signed off on pesticide legislation authored by Holmes Country GOP Rep. Bob Gibbs; Whether or not the Senate - already in a stalmate on a host of other isssues - will ever get to the matter.

The bill was written to clairify the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) to control pesticide application near wetlands or bodies of water.

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