H.R. 6782 (95th): Emergency Agricultural Act
Apr 29, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
Enacted — Signed by the President
on May 15, 1978
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 15, 1978.
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An Act to provide emergency assistance to producers of wheat, feed grains, and upland cotton, and for other purposes.
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TO SUSPEND THE RULES AND PASS, AS AMENDED, H.R. 6782, A BILL PROVIDING FOR A FEDERAL MARKETING ORDER FOR THE PROMOTION OF RAISINS.Oct 31, 1977 midnight
unknown 396/7TO AGREE TO A MODIFIED AMENDMENT TO H.R. 6782, THE BILL PROVIDING FOR A FEDERAL MARKETING ORDER FOR THE PROMOTION OF RAISINS. THE MODIFIED MCGOVERN AMENDMENT INCREASES THE LOAN RATES AND TARGET PRICES FOR THE 1978 CROPS OF WHEAT, CORN, AND UPLAND COTTON.Mar 21, 1978 midnight
unknown 58/35TO TABLE THE BELLMON AMENDMENT #1219 TO THE DOLE AMENDMENT #1216 (SEE RC 71) TO H.R. 6782. THE BELLMON AMENDMENT RAISES THE SET-ASIDE REQUIREMENTS FOR WHEAT CROPS.Mar 21, 1978 midnight
unknown 67/30TO AGREE TO A MODIFIED AMENDMENT TO H.R. 6782 THAT WILL PROVIDE FOR A SYSTEM OF FLEXIBLE PARITY. THE MODIFIED DOLE AMENDMENT STATES THAT IF A FARMER CHOOSES TO ADDITIONALLY SET-ASIDE UP TO 50% OF HIS LANDS, HE WILL RECEIVE GOVERNMENT PAYMENTS FIGURED ON A SLIDING SCALE OF TARGET PRICES THAT IS LINKED TO THE PERCENTAGE OF THE FARMER'S LAND THAT HE HAS VOLUNTARILY SET-ASIDE.Mar 21, 1978 midnight
unknown 57/41Mar 21, 1978 midnight
unknown 69/28TO DISAGREE TO THE SENATE AMENDMENTS TO H.R. 6782, THE BILL PROVIDING FOR A FEDERAL MARKETING ORDER FOR THE PROMOTION OF RAISINS. THE SENATE AMENDMENT IN QUESTION HERE IS AN AMENDMENT OFFERED BY SENATOR DOLE OF KANSAS THAT PROVIDES FOR THE USE OF A SYSTEM OF FLEXIBLE PARITY.Mar 22, 1978 midnight
unknown 332/63TO TABLE THE MOORE MOTION TO INSTRUCT THE HOUSE CONFEREES ON H.R. 6782, THE BILL PROVIDING FOR A FEDERAL MARKETING ORDER FOR THE PROMOTION OF RAISINS, TO SUPPORT THE DOLE SENATE AMENDMENT (SEE RC 181) TO THE BILL.Mar 22, 1978 midnight
unknown 224/167TO WAIVE SECTION 303(A) OF THE CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET ACT SO THAT THE CONFERENCE REPORT ON H.R. 6782, THE PROPOSED EMERGENCY AGRICULTURAL ACT OF 1978, CAN BE CONSIDERED PRIOR TO THE ADOPTION OF THE FIRST BUDGET RESOLUTION FOR FISCAL YEAR 1979.Apr 10, 1978 midnight
unknown 50/44Apr 10, 1978 midnight
unknown 51/43TO AGREE TO THE CONFERENCE REPORT ON H.R. 6782, THE BILL PROVIDING FOR A FEDERAL MARKETING ORDER FOR THE PROMOTION OF RAISINS. (H.R. 6782 IS ALSO KNOWN AS THE EMERGENCY AGRICULTURAL ACT OF 1978.)Apr 12, 1978 midnight
unknown 154/272May 4, 1978 midnight
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