H.R. 1277 (100th): A bill to provide for the reduction of scheduled payments of overdue principal and interest by qualified farmers to the Farmers Home Administration or the Small Business Administration.


Feb 26, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 26, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Beryl Anthony Jr.

Representative for Arkansas's 4th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

2/26/1987--Introduced.Amends the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to provide for the rescheduling of overdue principal and interest payments by qualified farmers. Defines qualified farmers in terms of being located ... Read more >

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Feb 26, 1987

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H.R. 3030 (Related)
Agricultural Credit Act of 1987

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 6, 1988

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