Legislation Coming Up — Oct 6, 2015 3:50 p.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
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 Nebraska
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.
5/1/1985--Introduced.Food and Agriculture Act of 1985 - TitleI - WheatAmends the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938 for the 1986 through 1989 crops of wheat to provide for price supports and ... Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1051”). 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). 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. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s1051>
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