H.R. 1217 (99th): Farm Credit Private Control Restoration Act of 1985


Feb 21, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 21, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sam Hall Jr.

Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

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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Feb 21, 1985

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16 cosponsors (8R, 8D) (show)
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