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Apr 26, 1979
This is the first step in the legislative process.
May 15, 1979
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1020”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Federal Trade Commission Improvements Act of 1979
Enacted — Signed by the President
May 28, 1980
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1020 — 96th Congress: A bill to authorize appropriations for the Federal Trade Commission.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s1020
“S. 1020 — 96th Congress: A bill to authorize appropriations for the Federal Trade Commission..” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. February 14, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s1020>
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