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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jun 23, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 23, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Foley

Representative for Washington's 5th congressional district


See Instead:

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


Jun 23, 1975

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H.R. 8140 (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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