S. 2637 (96th): A bill to ensure that the compensation and other emoluments attached to the office of Secretary of State are those which were in effect January 1, 1977.



May 1, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980


Enacted — Signed by the President on May 3, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on May 3, 1980.


Pub.L. 96-241


Abraham Ribicoff

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: May 3, 1980


May 1, 1980

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May 1, 1980
Passed House

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May 1, 1980
Passed Senate

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May 3, 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 2637 (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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