H.R. 8140 (94th): Beef Research and Information Act


Jun 23, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Enacted as H.R. 7656 (companion bill)

Thomas Foley

Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district


See Instead:

H.R. 7656 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 28, 1976

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enable cattle producers to establish, finance, and carry out a coordinated program of research, producer and consumer information, to improve, maintain, and develop markets for cattle, beef, and beef products.

Summary (CRS)

6/23/1975--Introduced.Beef Research and Information Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to issue orders:(1) providing for the establishment and administration of plans for advertising, sales promotion, and consumer information with ... Read more >

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Jun 23, 1975

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13 cosponsors (7D, 6R) (show)
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H.R. 7656 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 28, 1976

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