Vote — Jul 27, 2015 7:15 p.m.
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May 15, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 1980
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