A bill to provide emergency assistance to promote the marketing and sales of agricultural commodities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
May 1, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 14, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator for Mississippi
What stakeholders are saying
May 1, 1985
May 14, 1985
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 1040 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 1040 — 99th Congress: Emergency Agricultural Marketing and Sales Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1040
“S. 1040 — 99th Congress: Emergency Agricultural Marketing and Sales Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. February 24, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1040>
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