S. 2574 (96th): State and Local Fiscal Assistance Act Amendments of 1980

A bill to authorize an extension and amendment of the revenue sharing program to provide general purpose fiscal assistance to local governments, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 16, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Ordered Reported by Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on September 30, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.


Russell Long

Senator from Louisiana


See Instead:

H.R. 7112 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 28, 1980


Apr 16, 1980

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 30, 1980
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 2574 (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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