S. 2871 (95th): Rural Community Development Bank Act


Apr 10, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 10, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Pearson

Senator from Kansas


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to create a rural community development bank to assist in rural community development by making financial, technical, and other assistance available for the establishment or expansion of commercial, industrial, and related private and public facilities and services, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/10/1978--Introduced.Rural Community Development Bank Act - Establishes the Rural Community Development Bank to provide financial, technical, and planning assistance to private and public entities in nonmetropolitan areas. Makes provisions for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 10, 1978

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2871”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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