Mar 7, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 19, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from North Carolina
About the bill
A bill to expand export markets for United States agricultural commodities, provide price and income protection for farmers, assure consumers an abundance of food and fiber at reasonable prices, continue food assistance to low-income households, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are 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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 616 — 99th Congress: Agriculture, Food, Trade, and Conservation Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s616
“S. 616 — 99th Congress: Agriculture, Food, Trade, and Conservation Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. August 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s616>
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