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Mar 1, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 15, 1980
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 15, 1980.
Representative for New York's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 15, 1980
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The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2538”). 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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