S.845 - Census of Agriculture Act of 1997105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lugar, Richard G. [R-IN] (Introduced 06/05/1997)|
|Committees:||Senate - Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||09/10/1998 See also H.R. 2366. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.845 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
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.