H.R. 8211 (96th): Agricultural Disaster Relief Act of 1980


Sep 25, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 25, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Billy Evans

Representative for Georgia's 8th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to provide the Secretary of Agriculture with emergency credit readjustment authority, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/25/1980--Introduced.Agricultural Disaster Relief Act of 1980 - Amends the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to permit the deferral for at least one year ... Read more >

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Sep 25, 1980

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H.R. 8113 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 15, 1980

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