A bill to reduce the number of executive positions subject to Senate confirmation.
Sponsor and status
Charles “Chuck” Schumer
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 13 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 10, 2012
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 10, 2012.
17 Cosponsors (9 Democrats, 7 Republicans, 1 Independent)
S. 679 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Presidential Appointment Efficiency and Streamlining Act of 2011, Pub. L. No. 112-166, S. 679, 112th Cong. (2012).
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