About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to strengthen the economy of the United States through improved loan rates and target prices for producers of wheat, feed grains, and upland cotton.
- Summary (CRS)
5/15/1978--Reported to Senate amended.(Reported to Senate from the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry with amendment, S. Rept. 95-878) Agricultural Act - Amends the Agricultural Act of 1949 to grant ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Apr 13, 1978
This is the first step in the legislative process.
May 15, 1978
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2912”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2912 — 95th Congress: Agricultural Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s2912
“S. 2912 — 95th Congress: Agricultural Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1978. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/s2912>
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