H.R. 4985 (100th): Emergency Agricultural Relief Act of 1988

Introduced:

Jul 7, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 7, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Tim Johnson
Representative for South Dakota's 1st congressional district
Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Agricultural Act of 1949 to provide drought relief, and for other purposes.

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 11, 1988

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4985” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Jul 7, 1988

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments
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Votes

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