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A joint resolution raising the price support levels for milk, wheat, corn, soybeans, and cotton to 90 percent of the respective parity prices therefor, and for other purposes.


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01/23/1979Introduced in House

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01/23/1979Referred to House Committee on Agriculture.
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01/23/1979Introduced in House
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House Agriculture01/23/1979 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/23/1979)

Amends the Agricultural Act of 1949 to raise the price support levels for milk, wheat, corn, soybeans, and cotton to 90 percent of their respective parity prices.

Reduces the price levels at which producers participating in the wheat and feed grains storage program: (1) may redeem and market commodities securing price support loans (from between 140 to 160 percent of their respective parity prices to 100 percent); and (2) must repay such loans (from 175 to 110 percent of their respective parity prices).