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


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

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

9/29/1976--Conference report filed in House.(Conference report filed in House, H. Rept. 94-1722) United States Grain Standards Act - Declares the policy of the Congress to:(1) provide for the establishment of ... Read more >


Mar 16, 1976

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Apr 2, 1976
Passed House

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Apr 26, 1976
Passed Senate with Changes

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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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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 12572”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (6D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Apr 2, 1976 midnight
unknown 246/33

Related Bills

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S. 3055 (Related)
United States Grain Standards Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 9, 1976

H.Res. 1120 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 2, 1976

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