About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to authorize and direct the Secretary of Agriculture to waive the collection and refund of advance deficiency payments made for the 1988 crops of wheat and feed grains because of drought, flood or other natural disaster, or other condition beyond the control of the producers in an area where the producers' crops were located and were substantially affected by it.
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Jun 15, 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. 4823”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
16 cosponsors (13R, 3D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 21, 1988
Disaster Assistance Act of 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 11, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4823 — 100th Congress: Food Security Act Amendments of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr4823
“H.R. 4823 — 100th Congress: Food Security Act Amendments of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr4823>
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