H.R. 999 (99th): Fair Trade in Agriculture Act

Introduced:

Feb 6, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 6, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Glenn English Jr.
Representative for Oklahoma's 6th congressional district
Democrat

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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H.R. 4800 (Related)
Trade and International Economic Policy Reform Act of 1986

Passed House
Last Action: May 22, 1986

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History

Introduced
Feb 6, 1985

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5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
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