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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Jan 3, 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 Oklahoma
A bill to facilitate the efficient use of barter in managing agricultural commodities and the stocks of the National Defense Stockpile.
1/3/1985--Introduced.Barter Promotion Act of 1983 - Directs the President to coordinate Federal barter policy through the Executive Office of the President. Amends the Agricultural Trade Development and Assistance Act of ... Read more >
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 42 — 99th Congress: Barter Promotion Act of 1983. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s42
“S. 42 — 99th Congress: Barter Promotion Act of 1983.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. October 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s42>
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