About the bill
- 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Jun 20, 1989
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1205”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
8 cosponsors (5R, 3D)
- Committee Assignments
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. (2016). S. 1205 — 101st Congress: Foreign Currency Agricultural Research Competitiveness Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/s1205
“S. 1205 — 101st Congress: Foreign Currency Agricultural Research Competitiveness Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/s1205>
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