S. 1411 (96th): Paperwork Reduction Act of 1980


Jun 26, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 19, 1980 but was never passed by the House.


Lawton Chiles Jr.

Senator from Florida


See Instead:

H.R. 6410 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 11, 1980

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve the economy and efficiency of the Government and the private sector by improving Federal information management, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

(Measure passed Senate, amended) Paperwork Reduction Act of 1980 - Establishes within the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA). Requires the Director ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 26, 1979

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 8, 1980
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.

Nov 19, 1980
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1411”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


17 cosponsors (9R, 8D) (show)
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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Primary Source

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