S. 1205 (101st): Foreign Currency Agricultural Research Competitiveness Act of 1989

Jun 20, 1989 (101st Congress, 1989–1990)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Spark Matsunaga
Senator from Hawaii

This bill was introduced on June 20, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jun 20, 1989
Referred to Committee Jun 20, 1989
Full Title

A bill to amend the Agriculture Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954 to permit foreign currency proceeds derived from the sale of commodities to be used to support research and development programs in agriculture and aquaculture, and for other purposes.


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8 cosponsors (5R, 3D) (show)

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

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Foreign Currency Agricultural Research Competitiveness Act of 1989 - Amends the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of 1954 (PL 480) to include agricultural, forestry, and aquacultural research within the scope of foreign currency use programs. Requires the Secretary of Agriculture to consult with land grant and State colleges in carrying out research projects.

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