About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to encourage exports by facilitating the formation and operation of export trading companies and the expansion of export trade services generally.
- Summary (CRS)
3/4/1980--Introduced.Export Trading Company Act of 1980 - Directs the Secretary of Commerce, through the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Trade Promotion, to promote export trading companies and facilitate contacts between ...
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Mar 4, 1980
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2379”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
9 cosponsors (5R, 4D)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 8, 1980
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2379 — 96th Congress: Export Trading Company Act of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s2379
“S. 2379 — 96th Congress: Export Trading Company Act of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1980. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/s2379>
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