S. 2912 (95th): Agricultural Act

Introduced:

Apr 13, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard “Dick” Clark

Senator from Iowa

Democrat

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 13, 1978
 
Introduced

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May 15, 1978
 
Reported by Committee

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Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

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