S. 2980 (95th): A bill to facilitate the work of the U.S. Department of Agriculture; to protect the confidentiality of information furnished to the Department by individuals, establishments and enterprises and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Apr 25, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James Eastland

Senator from Mississippi

Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
4/25/1978--Introduced.Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to collect statistics pertaining to all aspects of agriculture in the United States. Requires the Secretary to limit access to the identity of the sources ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Apr 25, 1978

Details

Cosponsors
none
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Votes

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