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Feb 21, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on February 21, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district
A bill to amend the Farm Credit Act of 1971 to achieve greater efficiency and fiscal responsibility by providing that the boards of directors of Federal land banks, of Federal intermediate credit banks, and of district banks for cooperatives shall be elected separately; to increase the independence of such banks in exercising their respective powers; and for other purposes.
2/21/1985--Introduced.Farm Credit Private Control Restoration Act of 1985 - Amends the Farm Credit Act of 1971 to provide that each Federal land bank, Federal intermediate credit bank, and district bank ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1217 — 99th Congress: Farm Credit Private Control Restoration Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr1217
“H.R. 1217 — 99th Congress: Farm Credit Private Control Restoration Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr1217>
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