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This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Apr 16, 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 Kentucky
A bill to provide market expansion and income protection for farmers, assure consumers an abundance of food and fiber at reasonable prices, and for other purposes.
4/16/1985--Introduced.Agriculture Act of 1985 - TitleI - DairyAmends the Agricultural Act of 1949 to set milk price support levels at 90 percent of the previous three year average. Provides for: ... Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 908”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 908 — 99th Congress: Agriculture Act of 1985. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s908
“S. 908 — 99th Congress: Agriculture Act of 1985.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/s908>
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