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S. 2737 (96th): A bill to amend section 3102 of title 5, United States Code, and section 7 of the Federal Advisory Committee Act to permit the employment of personal assistants for handicapped Federal employees both at their regular duty station and while on travel status.

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May 20, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980
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Abraham Ribicoff

Senator for Connecticut




May 20, 1980

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S. 2737 (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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