S. 3058 (96th): Foreign Service Act of 1980

An original bill to promote the foreign policy of the United States by strengthening and improving the Foreign Service of the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Aug 22, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 22, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Frank Church

Senator from Idaho

Democrat

See Instead:

H.R. 6790 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 17, 1980

History

Aug 22, 1980
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 22, 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.

S. 3058 (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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