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Text of the A bill to amend the Emergency Livestock Credit Act of 1974.

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 15, 1976. The text of the bill below is as of Oct 15, 1976 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

90 STAT. 2446                     PUBLIC LAW 94-517—OCT. 15, 1976

                    Public Law 94-517
                    94th Congress
                                                   An Act
 Oct. 15, 1976               rpQ amend the Emergency Livestock Credit Act of 1974.
 [H.R. 15059]
                      Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
Emergency           United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 8 of
livestock credit.   the Emergency Livestock Credit Act of 1974 (88 Stat. 391, as
                    amended; 7 U.S.C. Prec. 1961) is amended to read as follows:
                      "SEC. 8. The provisions of this Act shall become effective upon
                    en-actment, and the authority to make new guarantees shall expire on
                    September 30, 1978.".

                      Approved October 15, 1976.




                    LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
                    HOUSE REPORT No. 94-1598 (Comm. on Agriculture).
                    SENATE REPORT No. 94-1267 accompanying S. 3713 (Comm. on Agriculture and
                                      Forestry).
                    CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 122 (1976):
                         Sept. 29, considered and passed House.
                         Sept. 30, considered and passed Senate.
                    WEEKLY COMPILATION OF PRESIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS, Vol. 12, No. 43:
                         Oct. 15, Presidential statement.