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.
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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)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Agricultural Credit Act of 1987
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 6, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2059 — 100th Congress: Farmers Home Loan Buy Back Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr2059
“H.R. 2059 — 100th Congress: Farmers Home Loan Buy Back Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr2059>
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