S. 515 (110th): Pigford Claims Remedy Act of 2007


Feb 7, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 7, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Senator from Iowa



Read Text »
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

2/7/2007--Introduced.Pigford Claims Remedy Act of 2007 - Declares that any Pigford claimant (relating to a racial discrimination action against the Department of Agriculture) who has not obtained a determination on ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 7, 2007

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. 515”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5D) (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.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3073 (Related)
Pigford Claims Remedy Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 18, 2007

H.R. 899 (Related)
Pigford Claims Remedy Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 7, 2007

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: