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Sep 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on September 28, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Virginia
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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2006
Length: 2 pages
A bill to provide a mechanism for the determination on the merits of the claims of claimants who met the class criteria in a civil action relating to racial discrimination by the Department of Agriculture but who were denied that determination.
9/28/2006--Introduced.Pigford Claims Remedy Act of 2006 - States that any Pigford claimant (relating to a racial discrimination action against the Department of Agriculture) who has not previously obtained a determination ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3976 — 109th Congress: Pigford Claims Remedy Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3976
“S. 3976 — 109th Congress: Pigford Claims Remedy Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s3976>
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