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S. 210 (96th): Department of Education Organization Act of 1979

About the bill

Source: Wikipedia

The Department of Education Organization Act is a United States federal law enacted in 1979.

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Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jan 24, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 17, 1979

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 17, 1979.

Law
Pub.L. 96-88
Sponsor

Abraham Ribicoff

Senator for Connecticut

Democrat

Text

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Last Updated: Oct 17, 1979

Source

History

Jan 24, 1979
 
Introduced

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Mar 27, 1979
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 30, 1979
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Jul 11, 1979
 
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Oct 17, 1979
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Oct 17, 1979
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

S. 210 (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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