H.R. 7165 (97th): A bill to direct the Secretary of Defense to submit a report to Congress on the use of United States agricultural products at United States military bases overseas.


Sep 22, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 22, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Nelligan
Representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
9/22/1982--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of Defense to report to Congress within six months concerning the current and possible future uses of U.S. agricultural products at U.S. military installations overseas.

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Sep 22, 1982


7 cosponsors (5R, 2D) (show)
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