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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jul 12, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on July 28, 1988 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Vermont
A bill to provide drought assistance to agricultural producers, and for other purposes.
9/20/1988--Indefinitely postponed in Senate.(Measure indefinitely postponed in Senate) Drought Assistance Act of 1988 - TitleI - Emergency Livestock AssistanceAmends the Agricultural Act of 1949 to add a new title VI ... Read more >
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2631”). 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 committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2631 — 100th Congress: Drought Assistance Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2631
“S. 2631 — 100th Congress: Drought Assistance Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2631>
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