S. 2319 (96th): Affirmative Action Program Improvements Act of 1980

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 20, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 20, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Schweiker

Senator from Pennsylvania



Feb 20, 1980

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S. 2319 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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