Summary: H.R.3387 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (10/02/1989)

Pecan Promotion and Research Act of 1989 - Establishes a Pecan Marketing Board to carry out a coordinated program of research and promotion to strengthen the pecan industry's domestic and foreign market position.

Funds such program through: (1) assessment on all pecans produced in, or imported into and marketed in the United States; and (2) deductions from grower payments for sales to a first handler. Authorizes an additional special State assessment.

Provides for a program referendum among growers, importers, and grower-shellers.

Authorizes appropriations.