May 15, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 3, 1980 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Illinois
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S. 2718 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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