S. 1250 (96th): Stevenson Wydler Technology Innovation Act of 1980

Introduced:

May 24, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 21, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 21, 1980.

Law:

Pub.L. 96-480

Sponsor:

Adlai Stevenson III

Senator from Illinois

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 21, 1980

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote United States technological innovation for the achievement of national economic, environmental, and social goals, and for other purposes.

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History

May 24, 1979
 
Introduced

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May 15, 1980
 
Reported by Committee

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May 28, 1980
 
Passed Senate

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Sep 8, 1980
 
Passed House with Changes

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Oct 21, 1980
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 21, 1980
 
Text Published

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Details

Cosponsors
10 cosponsors (8D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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H.R. 6186 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 19, 1979

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