H.R. 1983 (106th): Agricultural Credit Act of 1999


May 27, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 27, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eva Clayton

Representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: May 27, 1999
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to improve the agricultural credit programs of the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/27/1999--Introduced.Agricultural Credit Act of 1999 - Amends the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to exclude from "debt forgiveness": (1) loan rescheduling, consolidation, deferral, or reamortization; (2) a write-down due ... Read more >

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May 27, 1999

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1983”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (9D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 2653 (107th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 2001

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