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


Jun 26, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

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.


Ernest “Fritz” Hollings

Senator from South Carolina


About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

6/30/1980--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended, roll call #283 (89-0)) Reconciliation Act of 1980 - =TitleI - Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry=Amends the National School Lunch Act to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 26, 1980

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 26, 1980
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued 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

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

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2885”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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