About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to promote rural development, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
9/29/1987--Introduced.Rural Economy Act of 1987 - TitleI - General ProvisionsEstablishes in the Department of Agriculture a Rural Development Financing Authority, headed by an Assistant Secretary of Agriculture appointed by the ...
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Sep 29, 1987
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1729”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
20 cosponsors (18D, 2R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 1987
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1729 — 100th Congress: Rural Economy Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s1729
“S. 1729 — 100th Congress: Rural Economy Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s1729>
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