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senate Bill S. 1343

Farmer Identity Protection Act

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      senate Committees
      Committee on Environment and Public Works
    IntroducedJuly 23rd, 2013

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Title

Farmer Identity Protection Act

Official Title

A bill to protect the information of livestock producers, and for other purposes.

Summary

Farmer Identity Protection Act - Prohibits the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), or any EPA contractor or cooperator, from disclosing the information of any owner, operator, or employee of a livestock operation provided to EPA by a livestock producer or a state agency in accordance with the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) or any other law, including: (1) names; (2) telephone numbers; (3) e-mail addresses; (4) physical addresses; (5) global positioning system coordinates; or (6) other information regarding the location of the owner, operator, livestock, or employee. Prescribes criteria for such a disclosure, however, in a statistical or aggregate form without specifically identifying information.

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