H.R. 9811 (89th): An Act to maintain farm income, to stabilize prices and assure adequate supplies of agricultural commodities, to reduce surpluses, lower Government costs, and promote foreign trade, to afford greater economic opportunity in rural areas, and for other purposes

The Food and Agricultural Act of 1965 (Pub. L. 89-321, 79 Stat. 1187), the first multiyear farm legislation, provided for four year commodity programs for wheat, feed grains, and upland cotton. It was extended for one more year through 1970 (P.L. 90 559). It authorized a Class I milk base plan for the 75 federal milk marketing orders, as ...

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Overview

Introduced:

89th Congress (1965–1966)

Status:

Enacted on Nov 3, 1965

Law:

Pub.L. 89-321

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 3, 1965

Source:

GPO FDSys – United States Statutes at Large