Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jul 19, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on July 19, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Delegate for Virgin Islands At Large
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. Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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