About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
7/19/1979--Introduced.Amends the Farm Credit Act of 1971 to include the Virgin Islands within the farm credit districts of the United States.
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Jul 19, 1979
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4863”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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