H.R. 2179 (100th): Farmers Home Administration Guaranteed Loan Improvements Act of 1987


Apr 27, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Thomas

Representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve the operation of the secondary market for certain loans guaranteed by the Farmers Home Administration.

Summary (CRS)

4/27/1987--Introduced.Farmers Home Administration Guaranteed Loan Improvements Act of 1987 - Amends the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to permit leaders and subsequent loan holders to sell the guaranteed portion ... Read more >

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Apr 27, 1987

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20 cosponsors (15D, 5R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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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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