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S. 3050 (96th): A bill to amend section 21 of the Act of February 25, 1920, commonly known as the Mineral Leasing Act.

Henry “Scoop” Jackson

Sponsor. Senator for Washington. Democrat.


Aug 21, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 21, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Aug 21, 1980

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S. 3050 (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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