A bill to require foreign persons who acquire, transfer, or hold interests in agricultural land to report such transactions and holdings to the Secretary of Agriculture and to direct the Secretary to analyze information contained in such reports and determine the effects such transactions and holdings have, particularly on family farms and rural communities, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
95th Congress (1977–1978)
This bill was introduced on August 1, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for California's 17th congressional district
20 Cosponsors (14 Democrats, 6 Republicans)
Passed House (Senate next) — Sep 26, 1978
Aug 1, 1978
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Sep 26, 1978
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 13356 (95th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 13670 (95th).
H.R. 13670 (95th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 13670. This is the one from the 95th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act, H.R. 13670, 95th Cong. (1978).
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