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.
Sponsor and status
96th Congress (1979–1980)
This bill was introduced on August 22, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Senator for Idaho
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 17, 1980
Aug 22, 1980
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Aug 22, 1980
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.
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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3058. This is the one from the 96th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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