S. 2795 (96th): A bill to create an independent Office of the Special Counsel.

Introduced:

Jun 6, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 6, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Abraham Ribicoff
Senator from Connecticut
Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
6/6/1980--Introduced.Creates the Office of the Special Counsel (presently within the Merit Systems Protection Board) as an independent establishment in the executive branch. Directs the Special Counsel to submit an annual ...

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H.R. 7393 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 1980

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History

Introduced
Jun 6, 1980

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