H.R. 1425 (100th): Family Farm Act

Introduced:

Mar 5, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard “Dick” Gephardt
Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district
Democrat

See Instead:

S. 658 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 6, 1987

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide price and income protection to family farmers through the management of the supply of the 1988 through 2000 crops of certain agricultural commodities, to enhance the ability of eligible farm borrowers of qualifying States and the farm creditors of such borrowers to restructure farm loans, to provide grants to States to assist persons leaving farming, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 658 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 6, 1987

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 6, 1988

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1425” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Mar 5, 1987

Details

Cosponsors
37 cosponsors (37D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Nutrition
Trade

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Votes

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