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.



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.


Pub.L. 95-279


John Krebs

Representative for California's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 15, 1978


Apr 29, 1977

This is the first step in the legislative process.

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

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

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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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