The letter below is from Rep. Geoff Davis to a Vote Hemp supporter in reply to a letter asking him to become an original cosponsor of the Industrial Hemp Farming Act of 2011. Please note that his office referenced legislation from the previous Congress in the letter instead of the current legislation.
Rep. Geoff Davis
R-KY 4th District
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May 13, 2011
4th District, Kentucky
DEPUTY REPUBLICAN WHIP
WASHINGTON, D.C. OFFICE:
1119 Longworth HOB
Washington, D.C. 20515
Phone: (202) 225-3465
Fax: (202) 225-0003
CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20515 COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS
Subcommittee on Human Resources, Chairman
Subcommittee on Trade
NATIONAL SECURITY INTERAGENCY GROUP
Thank you for sharing your thoughts about H.R.1866, the Industrial Hemp Farming Act. It is good to hear from you.
If you would like to monitor the status of H.R.1866 as it moves through the legislative process in Congress, please visit http://www.thomas.gov/ and enter either "H.R.1866" or the "Industrial Hemp Farming Act" into the search window. This will allow you to read the full bill text, view available summaries of the bill from the Congressional Research Service (CRS), and see how I vote.
I appreciate your taking the time to share your thoughts on this legislation and will keep them in mind when I vote. To learn more about my positions on a wide range of legislative issues, please visit my website at http://GeoffDavis.house.gov/Legislation/.
Please feel free to call me at (202) 225-3465 if I can ever be of assistance. You can stay up-to-date on what is going on in Congress and in the Fourth District of Kentucky by signing up for my weekly e-mail newsletter at http://GeoffDavis.house.gov/Contact/EmailSignup.htm.
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