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Nov 18, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on November 18, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oklahoma
A bill to provide a method of making U.S. food production expertise available to developing countries through establishment of food and population centers and associated programs operated by U.S. land-grant institutions.
Food and Population Centers Act - Requires the Secretary of Agriculture (Secretary), in cooperation with the Secretary of State, to contract with land-grant institutions for evaluations of food needs and ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3208 — 96th Congress: Food and Population Centers Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s3208
“S. 3208 — 96th Congress: Food and Population Centers Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s3208>
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