H.R. 13750 (95th): International Sugar Stabilization Act

Introduced:

Aug 4, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on October 12, 1978 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.

Sponsor:

Eligio “Kika” de la Garza

Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to implement the International Sugar Agreement between the United States and foreign countries; to protect the welfare of consumers of sugar and those engaged in the domestic sugar-producing industry; to promote the export trade of the United States; and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Aug 4, 1978
 
Introduced

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Oct 6, 1978
 
Passed House

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Oct 12, 1978
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

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Details

Cosponsors
21 cosponsors (13D, 8R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

Related Bills

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H.R. 13751 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 4, 1978

H.Res. 1448 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 15, 1978

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