S. 1665 (100th): Farm Credit Act of 1987

Introduced:

Aug 7, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 4, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Melcher

Senator from Montana

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Farm Credit Act of 1971 to ensure the continuation of the Farm Credit System as a source of agricultural credit at fair and competitive rates; to increase farmer and rancher participation in the Farm Credit System; to restore the impairment of borrower stock in Farm Credit System institutions; to reform the lending practices on the Farm Credit System; to require forbearance on and restructuring of certain high-risk and nonaccrual loans; and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 6, 1988

S. 1486 (Related)
Agricultural Producer and Farm Credit System Borrower Act of 1987

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 4, 1987

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1665” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Aug 7, 1987
Reported by Committee
Nov 4, 1987

Details

Cosponsors
26 cosponsors (13R, 13D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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