About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act to change procedures for agency adjudications and rulemaking, to extend authorizations for appropriations for the Federal Trade Commission , and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
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- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1991 — 96th Congress: Federal Trade Commission Act of 1979. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s1991
“S. 1991 — 96th Congress: Federal Trade Commission Act of 1979.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. May 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s1991>
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