S. 2506 (96th): A bill to amend section 3109 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the authority for appointment and compensation of experts and consultants , and for other purposes.


Apr 1, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 1, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Abraham Ribicoff

Senator from Connecticut


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Summary (CRS)

4/1/1980--Introduced.Establishes general statutory authority for the head of a Federal agency to appoint and fix the compensation of experts or consultants for temporary or intermittent services.Eliminates provisions of Federal law ... Read more >

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Apr 1, 1980

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H.R. 7657 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 25, 1980

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