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.

Introduced:

Sep 26, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Dec 29, 1973

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

Law:

Pub.L. 93-228

Sponsor:

Herman Talmadge
Senator from Georgia
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 29, 1973

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Summary (CRS)
9/26/1973--Introduced.Repeals those 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 ...

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The “S.” in “S. 2491” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
Sep 26, 1973
Reported by Committee
Oct 3, 1973
Passed Senate
Oct 11, 1973
Passed House
Dec 20, 1973
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 29, 1973

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