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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Apr 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 Mississippi
A bill to amend the Agricultural Act of 1949 to provide support for the 1986 through 1989 crops of certain agricultural commodities, to promote the export of United States agricultural commodities, and for other purposes.
4/3/1985--Introduced.Farm and Market Recovery Act of 1985 - TitleI - Agricultural ExportsDirects the Secretary of Agriculture to:(1) provide U.S. exporters and users and foreign purchasers with free agricultural commodities in ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 843 — 99th Congress: Farm and Market Recovery Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s843
“S. 843 — 99th Congress: Farm and Market Recovery Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s843>
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