The 1996 Farm Bill: Comparisons of Selected Provisions with Previous Law Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The 1996 Farm Bill: Comparisons of Selected Provisions with Previous Law

Creator

  • Author: Library of Congress. Environment and Natural Resources Policy Division. Food and Agriculture Section.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1996-04-04

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Final congressional approval was given to H.R. 2854, the Federal Agricultural Improvement and Reform (FAIR) Act, otherwise known as the "1996 farm bill," on March 28, 1996. President Clinton signed the bill into law on April 4, 1996 (P.L. 104-127). In tabular format, this CRS report lays out in descriptive, rather than legislative language, the major provisions of the new farm bill in contrast to preceding law.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Agriculture
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Agricultural law and legislation - U.S.

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: 96-304 ENR
  • Accession or Local Control No: 96-304 ENR 1996-04-04
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs278