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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status


Mar 5, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

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


Richard “Dick” Gephardt

Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district



Mar 5, 1987

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H.R. 1425 (100th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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