Past Appropriations Issues

Issue Summaries for the 112th Congress

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Fiscal Year 2013 Appropriations
The AVMA is aggressive in its support for the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) programs that play critical roles in increasing access to veterinary services; advancing animal research; fostering training and education of veterinarians working on the front lines to protect public and animal health; to defend the nation against agro-terrorism; and to secure our nation's food supply.

AVMA Position: Active Pursuit of Passage
Primary Contact: Gina Luke