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Official Title as Introduced

To amend the United States Warehouse Act to provide for the use of electronic cotton warehouse receipts, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (7)

10/28/1992Became Public Law No: 102-553.
10/28/1992Signed by President.
10/19/1992Presented to President.
10/07/1992Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.
10/04/1992Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed without objection.
10/04/1992Committee on Agriculture discharged.
10/03/1992Introduced in House

All Actions (15)

Date Chamber
10/28/1992Became Public Law No: 102-553.
10/28/1992Signed by President.
10/19/1992HousePresented to President.
10/09/1992SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
10/07/1992SenatePassed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote.
10/05/1992SenateReceived in the Senate, read twice.
10/04/1992-7:51pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
10/04/1992-7:51pmHouseOn passage Passed without objection.
10/04/1992-7:51pmHouseConsidered by unanimous consent.
10/04/1992-7:51pmHouseMr. de la Garza asked unanimous consent to discharge from committee and consider.
10/04/1992HouseCommittee on Agriculture discharged.
10/04/1992HouseSubcommittee on Cotton, Rice, and Sugar Discharged.
10/03/1992HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Cotton, Rice, and Sugar.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
10/03/1992HouseReferred to the House Committee on Agriculture.
10/03/1992HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Coleman, E. Thomas [R-MO-6]* 10/03/1992

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Agriculture10/03/1992 Referred to
10/04/1992 Discharged from
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Cotton, Rice, and Sugar10/03/1992 Referred to
10/04/1992 Discharged from

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Subjects (9)

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Introduced in House (10/03/1992)

Amends the United States Warehouse Act to permit all (Federal or State licensed) cotton warehouses to record specified cotton receipt information required by such Act in a central filing system or systems.

Deems such recording as establishing ownership under Federal or State law.

States that: (1) a holder of an electronic cotton warehouse receipt shall be treated as being in possession of the warehouse receipt under Federal or State law; and (2) such provision shall apply to electronic receipts form all (Federal or State licensed) warehouses.

Amends the Agricultural Adjustment Act, reenacted with amendments by the Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937, to provide for expedited action on marketing orders.