H.R. 12572 (94th): United States Grain Standards Act

An Act to amend the United States Grain Standards Act to improve the grain inspection and weighing system, and for other purposes.



Mar 16, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 21, 1976

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 21, 1976.


Pub.L. 94-582


Thomas Foley

Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 21, 1976


Mar 16, 1976

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Apr 2, 1976
Passed House

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Apr 26, 1976
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Oct 21, 1976
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 21, 1976
Text Published

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H.R. 12572 (94th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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