Agricultural Marketing Act of 1929

Agricultural Marketing Act of 1929

Agricultural Marketing Act
Great Seal of the United States
Other short titles Agricultural Marketing Act of 1929
Long title An Act to establish a federal farm board to promote the effective merchandising of agricultural commodities in interstate and foreign commerce, and to place agriculture on a basis of economic equality with other industries.
Enacted by the 71st United States Congress
Effective June 15, 1929
Citations
Public Law 71-10
Statutes at Large 46 Stat. 11
Legislative history
  • Introduced in the House as H.R. 1
  • Passed the House on April 25, 1929 (365-35)
  • Passed the Senate on May 14, 1929 (54-33)
  • Reported by the joint conference committee on June 13, 1929; agreed to by the House on June 13, 1929 (250-113) and by the Senate on June 14, 1929 (74-8)
  • Signed into law by President Herbert Hoover on June 15, 1929

Under the administration of Agricultural Adjustment Act.

References

  1. ^ Chapter 4: Crisis and Activism: 1929-1940, United States Government Printing Office