S. 2533 (97th): Emergency Dairy Adjustment Act of 1982


May 17, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 17, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jesse Helms

Senator from North Carolina


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve the milk price support program and provide additional authority for the disposition of dairy products.

Summary (CRS)

5/17/1982--Introduced.Emergency Dairy Adjustment Act of 1982 - Amends the Agricultural Act of 1949 to replace existing fixed milk price support levels with a flexible level based on farm income and ... Read more >

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May 17, 1982

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H.R. 6404 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 18, 1982

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