S.2555 - A bill entitled The Emergency Agricultural relief Act of 1988.100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Riegle, Donald W., Jr. [D-MI] (Introduced 06/22/1988)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/02/1988 Referred to Subcommittee on Agricultural Production. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2555 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/22/1988)
Provides assistance to program and nonprogram agricultural producers who have experienced at least 50 percent crop losses in 1988 due to drought or other natural disasters in areas designated by the Secretary of Agriculture.
Limits producer assistance to $100,000.
Requires payments to be made to eligible producers within 45 days of application.