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S. 2798 (96th): Small Business Motor Fuel Marketer Preservation Act of 1980

A bill to amend the Small Business Act to provide special loan guarantees to small business concerns for the acquisition of motor fuel service stations, to require the divorcement of motor fuel service stations from operation by certain producers and refiners of motor fuels, to control sales by producers and refiners of motor fuels, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status


Jun 6, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

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


John Culver

Senator for Iowa



Jun 6, 1980

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 2798 (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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