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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 6, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on February 6, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oklahoma's 6th congressional district
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.
2/6/1985--Introduced.Fair Trade in Agriculture Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to spend a specified amount of Commodity Credit Corporation funds to subsidize the export sale of domestic agricultural commodities ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr999>
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