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TO AGREE TO AN AMENDMENT OFFERED IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE FOR TITLE II OF H.R. 11504, THE AGRICULTURAL CREDIT ACT OF 1978. THE MADIGAN SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT ALLOWS FARMERS TO TAKE OUT FEDERAL LOANS BEFORE DEC. 31, 1979 IN ORDER TO MEET PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST PAYMENTS ON PREVIOUS LOANS THAT THEY ARE CURRENTLY UNABLE TO REPAY.

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Rep. Ed Jones [D-TN8, 1983-1988] on March 13, 1978, H.R. 11504 (95th): Agricultural Credit Act.

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All Votes D R
Yea 35%
 
 
151
48
 
103
 
Nay 50%
 
 
215
193
 
22
 
Present 0%
 
 
1
0
 
1
 
Not Voting 15%
 
 
67
46
 
21
 

Date: Apr 24, 1978

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