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May 20, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on May 20, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 32nd congressional district
5/20/1980--Introduced.Creates the Office of the Special Counsel (presently within the Merit Systems Protection Board) as an independent establishment in the executive branch. Directs the Special Counsel to submit an annual ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7393”). 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. (2015). H.R. 7393 — 96th Congress: A bill to create an independent Office of the Special Counsel.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr7393
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