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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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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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. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s42>
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