S. 2589 (99th): Farm Mortgage Guarantee Act of 1986


Jun 24, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Abdnor

Senator from South Dakota


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to create a secondary market for sound mortgages secured by farm real estate and guaranteed by the Farmers Home Administration, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/24/1986--Introduced.Farm Mortgage Guarantee Act of 1986 - Amends the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to purchase or repurchase specified farm real estate loans.Directs ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 24, 1986

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2589”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
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H.R. 4853 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 1986

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