S. 3298 (95th): Rural Development Consolidation Act

Introduced:
Jul 13, 1978 (95th Congress, 1977–1978)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Richard “Dick” Clark
Senator from Iowa
Party
Democrat
 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 13, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 13, 1978
Referred to Committee Jul 13, 1978
 
Full Title

A bill to consolidate certain rural development functions of the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Department of Commerce within the Department of Agriculture.

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Cosponsors
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Committees

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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7/13/1978--Introduced.
Rural Development Consolidation Act -
Title I - Transfer of Functions
Transfers to the Department of Agriculture the functions of the Economic Development Administration of the Department of Commerce and the non-metropolitan portion of the community block grant program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to preserve the community block grant program as a separate and distinct organizational entity, into which the economic development program may be incorporated.
Title II - General Provisions
"States that the provisions of this Act shall take effect upon enactment."

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