About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to use the funds of the Commodity Credit Corporation to subsidize the export sale of domestic agricultural commodities in reciprocation for subsidies paid by foreign governments to export foreign agricultural commodities, and for other purposes.
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Feb 6, 1985
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 999”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
5 cosponsors (3D, 2R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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Trade and International Economic Policy Reform Act of 1986
Last Action: May 22, 1986
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 999 — 99th Congress: Fair Trade in Agriculture Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr999
“H.R. 999 — 99th Congress: Fair Trade in Agriculture Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr999>
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