There is one summary for S.845. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (06/05/1997)

Census of Agriculture Act of 1997 - Amends Federal law to transfer authority to conduct the census of agriculture from the Secretary of Commerce to the Secretary (Secretary) of Agriculture. Requires the Secretary to take a census every five years beginning in 1998.

Sets forth enforcement and confidentiality provisions.