More on Rural Development
The Department of Labor agreed to revisit Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) policy after bipartisan, bicameral letters tell OSHA to stay off small farms.
Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) along with Congressman Mike McIntyre (D-NC), introduced H.R. 2615, the Securing Access to Rural Postal Services Act.
On May 16, 2013, the House Agriculture Committee approved H.R. 1947, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management (FARRM) Act of 2013, by a bipartisan vote of 36-10.