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.

Overview

Introduced:

May 1, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on May 3, 1980

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

Law:

Pub.L. 96-241

Sponsor:

Abraham Ribicoff

Senator from Connecticut

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 3, 1980

History

May 1, 1980
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 1, 1980
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

May 1, 1980
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

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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