H.R. 6782 (95th): Emergency Agricultural Act

An Act to provide emergency assistance to producers of wheat, feed grains, and upland cotton, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Apr 29, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 15, 1978

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 15, 1978.

Law:

Pub.L. 95-279

Sponsor:

John Krebs

Representative for California's 17th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 15, 1978

History

Apr 29, 1977
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 31, 1977
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Mar 21, 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.

May 15, 1978
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

May 15, 1978
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

H.R. 6782 (95th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 95th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1977 to Oct 15, 1978. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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