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Miscellaneous Hearings [electronic resource]: Hearings Before the United States House Committee on Agriculture, Subcommittee on Rice, Subcommittee on Conservation and Credit, Subcommittee on Livestock and Feed Grains, Subcommittee on Peanuts and Oilseeds, Subcommittee on Foreign Agricultural Operations, Subcommittee on Departmental Oversight and Consumer Relations, Eighty-Sixth Congress, First Session, on June 8, 16, 19, 23, 25, July 13, Aug. 17, 25, 1959

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Rice; United States Congress House Committee on Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation and Credit; United States Congress House Committee on Agriculture Subcommittee on Livestock and Grains; United States Congress House Committee on Agriculture Subcommittee on Peanuts an...
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Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1959.
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English
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
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Y 4.Ag 8/1:H 35/10/959
Summary
Committee Serial DD. Considers. H.R. 7319, to amend the Bankhead-Jones Farm Tenant Act to extend USDA's authority to make loans to farmers for debt refinancing. H.R. 6861, to provide for state contributions to purchase of feed or seed during disaster situations. H.R. 1043, to authorize marking and grading of meat for consumers' information. H.R. 6924, to amend the Agricultural Act of 1949 to authorize price supports to feed grain farmers who cut back production in order to eliminate surpluses. H.R. 7317, to empower USDA to prevent the spread of livestock and poultry diseases. H.R. 4938 and identical H.R. 6603, to amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938 to extend exemption from peanut acreage allotments for farmers planting peanuts for boiling. H.R. 4785, to amend the Agricultural Act of 1949, to clarify Commodity Credit Corp authority to buy and resell commodities without ever physically possessing the commodities. H.R. 8074, to amend the Agricultural Act of 1954 to authorize USDA to transfer agricultural attaches to the U.S. from overseas posts, and vice versa, without regard to normal civil service regulations. H.R. 8041 and identical H.R. 8043, to compensate producers for soil bank losses due to government misinformation. H.R. 8343, to allow farmers to retain acreage allotments on land where a Federal or local agency has exercised eminent domain. H.R. 7889, to require marketing quotas for rice in times of oversupply.
Considers (86) H.R. 7319, (86) H.R. 6861, (86) H.R. 1043, (86) H.R. 6924, (86) H.R. 7317, (86) H.R. 6603, (86) H.R. 4785, (86) H.R. 8074, (86) H.R. 8041, (86) H.R. 8043, (86) H.R. 8343, (86) H.R. 4938, (86) H.R. 7229, (86) H.R. 7889.
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vi, 218 p. ; cm.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection (last viewed Nov. 2009) Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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  • CIS No. HRG-1959-HAG-0032
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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Electronic reproduction. [Bethesda, Md.] : ProQuest, 2004. digital, PDF file. ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Mode of access: World Wide Web via ProQuest website.
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