H.R. 4636 (100th): A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to allow States or local governmental entities to carry out special conservation reserve enhancement programs.


May 19, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 19, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tim Johnson

Representative for South Dakota's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/19/1988--Introduced.Amends the Food Security Act of 1985 to waive the $50,000 individual payment limitation for States that develop an approved conservation reserve enhancement program. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 19, 1988

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4636”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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S. 2418 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 19, 1988

H.R. 5015 (Related)
Disaster Assistance Act of 1988

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 11, 1988

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