H.R. 1766 (99th): Barter Promotion Act of 1985

A bill to promote the export agricultural commodities owned or acquired by the Commodity Credit Corporation by facilitating the use of barter for materials produced in foreign countries, to develop markets for United States agricultural commodities, to protect the assets of the Commodity Credit Corporation, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 27, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 27, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Byron Dorgan

Representative for North Dakota At Large



Mar 27, 1985

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H.R. 1766 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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