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

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

About the bill

Full Title

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

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History

Apr 29, 1977
 
Introduced

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Oct 31, 1977
 
Passed House

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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.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6782”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Mar 21, 1978 midnight
unknown 67/26
Apr 10, 1978 midnight
unknown 49/41

Related Bills

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H.Res. 1162 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 4, 1978

H.Res. 1121 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 12, 1978

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