S. 1020 (96th): A bill to authorize appropriations for the Federal Trade Commission.



Apr 26, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Wendell Ford

Senator from Kentucky



Apr 26, 1979

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May 15, 1979
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S. 1020 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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