H.R. 2059 (100th): Farmers Home Loan Buy Back Act of 1987


Apr 9, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 9, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Jontz

Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out the sale of assets required by section 1001 of the Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1986 by offering to sell notes and other obligations issued by public bodies to the issuer before offering to sell them to the public.

Summary (CRS)

4/9/1987--Introduced.Farmers Home Loan Buy Back Act of 1987 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture, in administering the sale of specified Farmers Home Administration rural development obligations as provided for under ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 9, 1987

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2059”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


52 cosponsors (40D, 12R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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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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