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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 1, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
This bill was introduced on September 19, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from California
A bill to assist in expanding and increasing foreign markets for agricultural commodities and the products of such commodities produced in the United States, and for other purposes.
5/1/1985--Introduced.Agricultural Fair Trade Act of 1985 - Amends the Food for Peace Act of 1966 to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to guarantee intermediate agricultural export loans.Includes the promotion of ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 7, 1985
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 1985
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1049 — 99th Congress: Agricultural Fair Trade Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1049
“S. 1049 — 99th Congress: Agricultural Fair Trade Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1049>
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