H.R. 2139 (105th): Dairy Promotion Fairness Act


Jul 10, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 10, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jay Johnson

Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 10, 1997
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Dairy Production Stabilization Act of 1983 to ensure that all persons who benefit from the dairy promotion and research program contribute to the cost of the program.

Summary (CRS)

7/10/1997--Introduced.Dairy Promotion Fairness Act - Amends the Dairy Production Stabilization Act of 1983 to define "imported dairy product" and "importer" for purposes of the dairy promotion program. Directs the Secretary ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 10, 1997

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2139”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


33 cosponsors (25D, 8R) (show)
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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