About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Library Services and Construction Act to authorize funds under title I of such Act for the development of long-range plans by State library administrative agencies, to require 15 percent of amounts appropriated for purposes of title III of such Act to be made available for direct grants to existing regional and national cooperative networks of libraries, and to authorize preferential communication interconnection services for nonprofit library and educational activities, and to amend the Department of Education Organization Act to provide for an Assistant Secretary for Library and Information Services.
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Jun 17, 1980
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7602”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 7602 — 96th Congress: National Library Resources Sharing Act of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr7602
“H.R. 7602 — 96th Congress: National Library Resources Sharing Act of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr7602>
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