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.
- Summary (CRS)
(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate, H.R. 3030 passed in lieu) Farm Credit Act Amendments of 1987 - TitleI - Farm Credit System AssistanceAmends the Farm Credit Act of 1971 to ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Aug 7, 1987
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Nov 4, 1987
Reported by Committee
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1665”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
26 cosponsors (13R, 13D)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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Agricultural Credit Act of 1987
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 6, 1988
Agricultural Producer and Farm Credit System Borrower Act of 1987
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 4, 1987
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1665 — 100th Congress: Farm Credit Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s1665
“S. 1665 — 100th Congress: Farm Credit Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s1665>
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