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Feb 20, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on February 20, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Pennsylvania
A bill to improve the administration of the affirmative action employment program for government contractors by exempting contractors without appreciable employment opportunities and by eliminating unnecessary requirements and paperwork.
2/20/1980--Introduced.Affirmative Action Program Improvements Act of 1980 - Amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to exempt contractors or subcontractors who employed and will employ five or fewer employees at ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2319 — 96th Congress: Affirmative Action Program Improvements Act of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s2319
“S. 2319 — 96th Congress: Affirmative Action Program Improvements Act of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s2319>
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