Enacted — Signed by the President — Aug 10, 2012
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 10, 2012.
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Mar 30, 2011
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.
Senior Senator from New York
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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 13 pages
A bill to reduce the number of executive positions subject to Senate confirmation.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 679”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 679 — 112th Congress: Presidential Appointment Efficiency and Streamlining Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s679
“S. 679 — 112th Congress: Presidential Appointment Efficiency and Streamlining Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s679>
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