H.Res. 137 (100th): A resolution expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the importance of protecting the stock of borrowers in the institutions of the Farm Credit System.


Apr 1, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on April 1, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Arlan Stangeland

Representative for Minnesota's 7th congressional district


About the resolution

Summary (CRS)

4/1/1987--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the importance of protecting the equity of Farm Credit System borrowers and of ensuring the continued availability of competitive borrower credit. Read more >

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 1, 1987

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 137”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


24 cosponsors (16R, 8D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.


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

Subject Areas
Related Bills
H.R. 3030 (Related)
Agricultural Credit Act of 1987

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 6, 1988

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