H.R.852 - Freedom to E-File Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
Summary: H.R.852 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)
Freedom to E-File Act - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to establish an Internet-based filing and retrieval system to enable farmers and other persons to: (1) electronically file paperwork required by the Farm Service Agency, the Risk Management Agency, the Natural Resources Conservation Service, and certain rural development components of the Department of Agriculture; and (2) have electronic access to production agriculture information. Directs the Secretary to ensure system interoperability.
Reported to House amended (04/10/2000)
Sets forth implementation timetables.
Obligates amounts from such agencies' information technology funds for the filing and retrieval system.