An act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to implement the Agreement on the International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs and on the Special Equipment to be Used for Such Carriage (ATP), and for other purposes.
Apr 27, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 15, 1982
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 15, 1982.
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Last Updated: Oct 15, 1982
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H.R. 6164 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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