S. 2491 (93rd): A bill to repeal the provisions of the Agriculture and Consumer Protection Act of 1973 which provide for payments to farmers in the event of crop failures with respect to crops planted in lieu of wheat or feed grains.


Sep 26, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 29, 1973

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 29, 1973.


Pub.L. 93-228


Herman Talmadge

Senator from Georgia



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Last Updated: Dec 29, 1973

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Sep 26, 1973

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Oct 3, 1973
Reported by Committee

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Oct 11, 1973
Passed Senate

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Dec 20, 1973
Passed House

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Dec 29, 1973
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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