S. 1863 (96th): A bill to authorize the Secretary of Commerce to charter the NS SAVANNAH to Patriots Point Development Authority, an agency of the State of South Carolina.

Introduced:

Oct 5, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 28, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 28, 1980.

Law:

Pub.L. 96-331

Sponsor:

Ernest “Fritz” Hollings

Senator from South Carolina

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 28, 1980

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
(Measure passed Senate, amended) Authorizes the Secretary of Commerce to charter the nuclear ship Savannah to the Patriots Point Development Authority, an agency of the State of South Carolina, for ... Read more >
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H.R. 5867 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 13, 1979

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The “S.” in “S. 1863” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Oct 5, 1979
Reported by Committee
Dec 11, 1979
Passed Senate
Dec 18, 1979
Passed House
Aug 18, 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 28, 1980

Details

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Votes

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