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S. 2427 (96th): A bill to encourage greater participation in the farmer-held reserve program for corn and wheat, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Introduced:

Mar 17, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 11, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 11, 1980.

Law:

Pub.L. 96-234

Sponsor:

Herman Talmadge

Senator for Georgia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 11, 1980

History

Mar 17, 1980
 
Introduced

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Mar 17, 1980
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 26, 1980
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Apr 1, 1980
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Apr 11, 1980
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2427 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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