H.R. 2120 (100th): Farm Debt Restructuring Act of 1987


Apr 22, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 22, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Anthony Coelho

Representative for California's 15th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to provide Federal assistance payments on behalf of eligible farm borrowers who enter into debt restructuring agreements in amounts that will enable viable farming enterprises to remain in operation.

Summary (CRS)

4/22/1987--Introduced.Farm Debt Restructuring Act of 1987 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to make assistance payments on behalf of eligible farmers who enter into qualified debt restructuring agreements.Bases eligibility upon:(1) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 22, 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. 2120”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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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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