H.R. 3520 (100th): Rural Development, Agriculture, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 1988


Oct 20, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 20, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jamie Whitten

Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill making appropriations for Rural Development, Agriculture, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1988, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Agricultural ProgramsAppropriates funds for FY 1988 for the following programs and services:(1) Office of the Secretary of Agriculture;(2) Office of the Deputy Secretary of Agriculture;(3) Office of the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 20, 1987

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 20, 1987
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3520”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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