About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938 to provide that poundage carryovers may continue for up to three years.
- Summary (CRS)
7/14/1988--Introduced.Burley Tobacco Disaster Act of 1988 - Amends the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938 to provide that in counties with two consecutive years of burley tobacco quota underproduction, the third ...
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Jul 14, 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. 5071”). 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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Disaster Assistance Act of 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 11, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5071 — 100th Congress: Burley Tobacco Disaster Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5071
“H.R. 5071 — 100th Congress: Burley Tobacco Disaster Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5071>
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