S. 2426 (97th): A bill to clarify and extend the authority of the Secretary of Agriculture to collect fees to cover United States Government costs incident to the issuance of phytosanitary certificates with regard to plants and plant products intended for exportation and for the testing, certification, inspection and quarantine of import and export animals and certain products and materials.


Apr 22, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

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


Jesse Helms
Senator from North Carolina

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H.R. 6678 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 23, 1982

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Summary (CRS)
4/22/1982--Introduced.Permits the Secretary of Agriculture to collect fees for services: (1) to exporters requesting phytosanitary certificates for plants and plant products; (2) to importers and exporters of animals (including poultry ...

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H.R. 6678 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 23, 1982

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Apr 22, 1982


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