About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to provide price and income protection for farmers and to ensure consumers an abundance of food and fiber at reasonable prices, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1051 — 99th Congress: Food and Agriculture Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1051
“S. 1051 — 99th Congress: Food and Agriculture Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. May 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1051>
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