S. 2912 (95th): Agricultural Act


Apr 13, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

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


Richard “Dick” Clark

Senator from Iowa


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 ... Read more >

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) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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