H.R. 13869 (95th): National Agricultural Bargaining Act


Aug 15, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 15, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Ammerman

Representative for Pennsylvania's 23rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish standards of fair practices that shall be observed by handlers and associations of producers in their dealings in agricultural products.

Summary (CRS)

8/15/1978--Introduced.National Agricultural Bargaining Act - Repeals the Agricultural Fair Practices Act of 1967 and establishes an agricultural bargaining policy substantially identical but expanded.Enumerates the unfair practices a handler of agricultural ... Read more >

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Aug 15, 1978

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H.R. 14392 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 14, 1978

H.R. 14270 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 10, 1978

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