S. 944 (97th): A bill to increase the interest rates for loans made or insured under the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act for water and waste disposal, and essential community facilities.


Apr 8, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 8, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jesse Helms

Senator from North Carolina


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

4/8/1981--Introduced.Amends the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to replace the current five percent interest ceiling on loans for water and waste disposal and community facilities with an adjustable ceiling ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 8, 1981

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H.R. 3388 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 1, 1981

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