On July 7, the Senate passed the compromise bill by a vote of 63 to 30. Chairman Roberts noted it was the most important piece of legislation in 20 years to come out of the Agriculture Committee. On July 14, the House passed the Senate bill without amending it by a vote of 306 to 117. The President will sign the bill in July. Your American Sugarbeet Growers Association played a key leader-ship role in the development and passage of the bill.
What does the bill do and how does it impact the U.S. beet sugar industry?
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