S. 3027 (96th): Disaster Relief Act Amendments of 1980


Aug 6, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 22, 1980.


Pub.L. 96-568


Quentin Burdick

Senator from North Dakota



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Last Updated: Dec 22, 1980

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to extend authorization for the Disaster Relief Act and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

(Senate disagreed to House amendments) Disaster Relief Act Amendments of 1980 - Amends the Disaster Relief Act of 1974 to extend the authorization of appropriations through fiscal year 1981 to ... Read more >


Aug 6, 1980

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Aug 6, 1980
Reported by Committee

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Sep 26, 1980
Passed Senate

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

Nov 21, 1980
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Dec 22, 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Dec 22, 1980
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3027”). 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.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6863 (Related)
A bill to amend the Disaster Relief Act of 1974 to provide for authorization ...

Passed House
Last Action: Nov 21, 1980

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