S. 2885 (96th): Reconciliation Act of 1980

A bill to provide for reconciliation as provided by section 310 of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 26, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 30, 1980 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Ernest “Fritz” Hollings

Senator from South Carolina

Democrat

History

Jun 26, 1980
 
Introduced

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

Jun 26, 1980
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 30, 1980
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

S. 2885 (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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