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- Full Title
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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Aug 1, 1978
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Sep 26, 1978
Companion Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 13356 (95th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 13670 (95th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 13670”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
20 cosponsors (14D, 6R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Sep 26, 1978
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 13670 — 95th Congress: Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr13670
“H.R. 13670 — 95th Congress: Agricultural Foreign Investment Disclosure Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr13670>
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